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Niman Ranch Reaffirms Compliance with California’s Proposition 12

STATEMENT: Niman Ranch Reaffirms Compliance with California’s Proposition 12 as Countdown to Implementation Continues California ballot initiative requires breeding pigs to be able to stand up, lie down, turn around, extend their limbs and have a minimum 24 square feet of space. Also bans the sale of meat in the state that does not meet …

Humane Farm Animal Care Congratulates Vital Farms on its Record Setting IPO

Middleburg, VA, Aug. 04, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Forbes magazine, reporting on Vital Farms blockbuster IPO, said it proves Wall Street has an appetite for sustainable farming. The public offering, made during an historical downturn in the market, gave Vital Farms $200 million and set its market cap at $1.3 billion. Just 2 years ago, …

Vincent Breton, named 2019 Organic Champion

By Canadian Association for Organic Trade Middleburg, VA USA, Oct 08, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — After years of work to convert all its farms to organic and Certified Humane® standards and generating consumer awareness campaigns highlighting the importance of relying on independent certifiers to support its animal welfare and organic standards claims, Vincent Breton, President …

New partnership enables Niman Ranch, for the first time ever, to offer a branded direct to consumer experience for its customers

Niman Ranch.com/blog WESTMINSTER, CO (June 18, 2019) – Sustainable agriculture trailblazer Niman Ranch and ButcherBox, a leading online meat delivery company, today announced a partnership launching their new digital storefront, www.butcherbox.com/niman/. The partnership enables Niman Ranch customers to purchase products online via a new storefront powered by ButcherBox. Now, Niman Ranch customers will be able …

Oath Pizza Opens in Navy Yard at 11am Today! (Grand Opening Party April 19th) Meet the “Crabby Old Baystard”

by Prince Of Petworth  April 9, 2018 From a press release: “Nantucket-born Oath Pizza — the beloved pizza brand known for its grilled and seared in avocado oil thin crust pizzas and the only Certified Humane pizzeria in the country — debuts in Washington DC’s Navy Yard [110 M Street SE] on Monday, April 9th. …

Certified Humane® Now in Argentina and Australia

VIRGINIA, USA, March 19, 2018 – Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC), the leading international nonprofit certification program improving the lives of farm animals in food production, announced today that the Certified Humane® program has recently expanded into Argentina and Australia.  Argentina and Australia rank among the largest food producers in the world. Ovobrand Eggs in …

Largest egg producer in South America becomes Certified Humane®

HERNDON, VA, August 30, 2017 – Mantiqueira Alimentos, the largest egg producer in South America and the 12th largest egg producer in the world, has received Certified Humane® certification from Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC), the leading international nonprofit certification program improving the lives of farm animals in food production, for two egg brands – …

Pound Ridge Organics becomes first Certified Humane farm in Westchester County, New York

HERNDON, Va., June 28, 2016 — Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC), the leading international nonprofit certification program improving the lives of farm animals in food production, announced that Pound Ridge Organics is the first farm in Westchester County, part of the greater New York City Metropolitan Area, to be accepted into the Certified Humane Raised and Handled® …

Honey Sweetie Acres produces only artisan goat milk soaps and lotions in the Certified Humane program

HERNDON, Va., June 28, 2016 — Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC), the leading international nonprofit certification program improving the lives of farm animals in food production, announced Honey Sweetie Acres, a goat farm in Goshen, Ohio, has been accepted into their Certified Humane Raised and Handled® program. Honey Sweetie Acres has met all the Certified Humane® …