DEFRA have produced an updated draft code of practice for the welfare of laying hens and pullets.
The code was placed in Parliament on 5 June 2018. If there are no objections in Parliament, it will come into force in August 2018.
Read the code here
Earlier this year the organisation vowed to help reform outdated agreements which a team of lawyers deemed grossly imbalanced in favour of egg buyers.
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