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Dutch slower growing chickens require less antibiotics than fast-growing chickens

This briefing shows data from the Dutch industry which indicate that slower-growing chickens are at least 3x less likely to require antibiotic treatment as fast growing…

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Compendium: The complete guide to broiler chickens

A collection of resources about broiler chickens

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Case study of Chinese chicken farming

The multiple benefits of farming traditional chicken for meat and eggs in China

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The Welfare of Broiler Chickens in the European Union

This report uses scientific literature to detail the health and welfare issues caused by broiler breeding for fast growth, high stocking densities, lameness, heart disease…

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Leg and Heart Problems in Broiler Chickens

Report focussing on leg and health problems of broiler chickens.

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