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of livestock and domestic poultry

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announced the launch of its organic free-range eggs available in select California retail locations including Costco, Gelson's and Bristol Farms.
According to Lumley Estate Turkeys owner Michael Harriden, demand for organic, free-range birds had increased in the last few years.
The family run business, which has been producing free-range eggs for more than 30 years, started out with a small flock so that Mrs Potter could have eggs "the way they used to taste".
Raising and keeping your chickens the free-range way has many different effects than just keeping them locked in a coop.
Catherine Armstrong said: "I would like to thank all our customers for their support and loyalty and I assure them that when they purchase Sunny Hill and Oxenrig Free Range Eggs, they will continue to receive our locally produced free-range eggs together with the excellent service for which our brands are renowned.
Since then egg supplies had tightened, leading to increases in the price of cage and barn eggs - but not free-range eggs.
NFU Cymru poultry group chairman, Clare Morgan, has called on the supply chain to recognise the seismic shift that is taking place right now in the egg market and to ensure that the free-range egg industry retains its ability to invest.
Public concern about hen welfare has led an increasing number of producers to switch from cages to free-range product ion in recent years.
It is so often the case that free range doesn't really mean free-range, but here at Packington we live, sleep and breathe a free-range mentality for our animals.
Summary: HONG KONG, Jun 18, SPA -- A study has found that eggs from free-range chickens in industrialised Taiwan contain almost six times more cancer-causing dioxins than eggs from caged chickens, according to Reuters.
Those of us who've gleefully forked out for free-range or organic eggs from Tesco, Sainsbury's and Morrisons are now wondering whether we really got what we paid for.
INGREDIENTS: 55g/2oz dark chocolate, melted, 1 free-range egg yolk, 3 free-range egg whites, whisked until stiff peaks form when the whisk is removed, 1 lemon, zest.
Sales of free-range eggs have overtaken those from battery farms for the first time, according to the British Egg Information Service.
It appears that the recent TV programmes with Jamie Oliver and Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall have had at least a short-term impact on the buying habits of the British (although the market share of free-range is still at just over 8%).
In the past few years, free-range turkeys - those raised in outdoor feed pens without the use of antibiotics or hormones - have been waddling off store shelves in growing numbers, area store managers say.