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Animal Welfare
Animal production should not be promoted at any cost, says FAWC

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THE Farm Animal Welfare Committee (FAWC) has written to Defra and the chief veterinary officers of Scotland and Wales outlining its opinion on ‘sustainable intensification’.

In its letter, the FAWC says it is mindful of the need to meet a growing global population's demand for meat, eggs, milk and other livestock products, and that it would be difficult to meet the growing demand without a thriving agriculture throughout …

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