European citizens expect higher animal welfare standards in organic animal products

On 05/10/2015, in Farm Animals, Press releases, by Animal Welfare Intergroup

Will the Parliament vote accordingly on 12 October? Although in principle, organic farming is supposed to meet high standards of animal welfare, the reality is that high standards are not always being applied in practice. The problem is directly linked to EU organic legislation, which contains contradicting provisions and rules that may allow for painful […]