Pig Farming – Animal Welfare Is Paramount

Back again in 1965 a Technological Committee was convened to report on animal welfare concerns arising from intensive farming units. The committee manufactured the Bramble Report, which outlined the very first ‘animal rights’, enshrined in ‘Bramble’s 5 Freedoms’: these stated that animals ought to have the liberty to “rise up, lie down, transform all-around, groom themselves and extend their limbs”. …