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70% of Scottish farmed salmon are reared to RSPCA welfare standards under the Freedom Food scheme.

Nearly 50% of hens are reared to RSPCA welfare standards under the Freedom Food scheme.

Nearly a third of all UK pig production follows RSPCA welfare standards under the Freedom Food scheme.

Humanely reared Freedom Food-labelled veal is widely available. Under the Freedom Food scheme, calves are inspected to detailed higher welfare standards which are set and monitored by the RSPCA.

Freedom Food-approved turkey farms must provide the birds with enough space, enrichment and natural light. There are over 650 RSPCA turkey welfare standards that Freedom Food members are inspected to, covering the whole of the turkey's life.

Freedom Food members Nick and Claire Bragg opened the doors of their Cook It at Frogmary cookery school earlier this year and it’s proving a big hit! All chicken used by the school is reared to the RSPCA’s farm animal welfare standards. Find out how you could win a voucher for a Cook It course: http://www.freedomfood.co.uk/news/2014/08/learn-new-cooking-skills-at-a-freedom-food-farm

Freedom Food is the only UK assurance and food labelling scheme dedicated solely to improving farm animal welfare.

Fish on RSPCA Assured farms have better welfare thanks to things like better water quality: https://www.rspcaassured.org.uk/farm-animal-welfare/salmon-and-trout/

Did you know? Unlike other labelling schemes, RSPCA Assured is completely independent from the food and farming industries. Find out more: https://www.rspcaassured.org.uk/about-us/how-rspca-assured-works/

Check out the RSPCA’s blog post about pig welfare! It’s called ‘the pig issue’ and shares what life’s like for many farmed pigs, how the RSPCA is calling for change - and what you can do to help: http://blogs.rspca.org.uk/insights/2016/04/14/the-pig-issue/#.VzWozBUrJPO