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Animal welfare in EU farming: New scrutiny over suffering of livestock

By France24
10 November 2020   |   10:55 am
Each year, a billion poultry birds and tens of millions of other farm animals are transported within and outside of the EU to be bred from, fattened or slaughtered. Regulations on how that transportation happens do exist, but scores of breaches of those regulations have been documented in official audits carried out by the European Commission in recent years.

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