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UK broiler welfare concerns

The rapid growth rates of intensively-reared broiler chickens means that more than a quarter have difficulty walking, according to a survey by the UK's University of Bristol. The study, funded by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA), identified a number of ways in which welfare could be improved, but warned that these would probably reduce productivity.

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