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First Pizza Chain gets Certified Humane® approval for several of their pizza toppings

(HERNDON, VA, USA) June 8, 2017 – Oath Craft Pizza, a Massachusetts-based pizza chain, is the first pizza chain in the nation to receive Humane Farm Animal Care’s (HFAC) Certified Humane® approval, which will apply to their North Country Smokehouse Sweet Italian Sausage, Pederson’s Natural Farms Uncured Natural Bacon and Pederson’s Natural Farms Rotisserie Chicken. …

New eGuide shows farmers in Latin America how to make farms Certified Humane

Herndon, Virginia (March 23, 2017) – The NGO Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC), the leading international nonprofit certification program improving the lives of millions of farm animals in food production, just published a new eGuide in Spanish to help Latin American farmers learn more about the Certified Humane Raised and Handled® program. The eGuide is a …

Certified Humane® Chicken Arrives in Hong Kong Supermarkets

(HERNDON, VA, USA) November 17, 2016 – Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC), the leading international nonprofit certification program improving the lives of millions of farm animals in food production, announced that Korin Agropecuária, the largest organic chicken producer in Brazil and the first Brazilian company to attain Certified Humane® certification in 2009, will export Earth …

Certified Humane® label assures consumers that turkeys are raised under humane standards

(HERNDON, VA, USA) November 14, 2016 – If you care about the welfare of farm animals, then Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC) hopes you will shop for a Certified Humane® turkey online or at your local grocery store this Thanksgiving. “HFAC’s Certified Humane® label gives consumers the opportunity to shop and eat based on their …

Humane Farm Animal Care asks Canadians to make a Certified Humane® choice this Thanksgiving

(HERNDON, VA, USA) – October 3, 2016 – The majority of turkeys eaten this Thanksgiving will have spent their entire lives in overcrowded factory farms, according to Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC), an international nonprofit certification program working to improve the lives of farm. Canadians celebrating Thanksgiving on October 10, however, can make a humane …

Certified Humane® welcomes BRF Brasil’s Sadia brand chicken to the program

(HERNDON, VA, USA) August 22, 2016 – Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC) has accepted BRF Brasil – one of the largest food companies in the world – into the Certified Humane® program for 33 of their chicken farms in Goiás (Midwest Brazil). BRF Brasil produces chicken products sold under the Sadia brand, the leading chicken brand …

Adele Douglass receives RSPCA Overseas Award for Outstanding Animal Welfare

Adele Douglass, the executive director of Humane Farm Animal Care, was awarded the RSPCA Overseas Award this past weekend for outstanding achievement in animal welfare outside the UK and Europe. For more than 100 years, the RSPCA Honours have been given to people and organizations who have helped end cruelty, protect animals from abuse, and …

Ecoterra becomes first farm in Chile to become Certified Humane®

(HERNDON, VA, USA) May 19, 2016 –  Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC), the leading international nonprofit certification program improving the lives of millions of farm animals in food production, announced this week that Ecoterra in Santiago, Chile, has become the first farm in Chile to achieve Certified Humane® certification. Ecoterra free-range eggs launched in 2011 …

Meow! It’s here! The first Certified Humane® dry cat food hits the market

Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC), the international non-profit certification organization improving the lives of millions of farm animals raised for food, announces this week that Open Farm is launching the first ethically-sourced dry cat food in the U.S. and Canada with the Certified Humane® Raised and Handled® label. Open Farm, a Canadian-based pet food company, launched …

Several new farms join Certified Humane Raised and Handled® Program

HERNDON, Va., March 9, 2016 — Humane Farm Animal Care (HFAC), the leading international nonprofit certification program improving the lives of millions of farm animals in food production, announced several new farms in their Certified Humane Raised and Handled® program. The Certified Humane® label assures consumers that the meat, poultry, egg, or dairy products they purchase …