Free-range meat - is it all equal?

If you buy free-range, how do you make sure you get what you pay for?
 
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  • Updated:6 Mar 2007
 

07.Links

  • Humane choice logoHumane Choice label, the Humane Society International:
    www.hsi.org.au
    Phone: 1800 333 737.
  • Accredited Free Range logoFREPA, Free Range Egg and Poultry Australia Ltd:
    www.frepa.com.au
    Phone: 0500 537 372.
  • FREPAA, Free Range Egg and Poultry Association of Australia Inc:
    Phone: 07 4696 7545.

Organic certification bodies

FREPAA logoNot all are listed here, but these are two of the most common ones. For more, see CHOICE, October 2004:

  • NASAA, National Association for Sustainable Agriculture, Australia:
    www.nasaa.com.au
    Phone: 08 8370 8455
  • BFA, Biological Farmers of Australia:
    www.bfa.com.au
    NASAA Certified Organic logoPhone: 07 3350 5716
    It's logo is ‘Australian Certified Organic’.

Some animal welfare bodies

RSPCA logoAssociations of meat producers

 

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