Free range egg loopholes 'wide enough to drive truck through': RSPCA (WA Today)

09 Dec 2016 9:55 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Friday is the last chance for shoppers to submit thoughts on the draft the RSPCA says could allow more stories to surface such as that of Perth's Snowdale Holdings, found guilty in May of misleading the public about its brands, which include Free Range Eggs by Ellah and Swan Valley Farm Premium.

There has been no official standard for Australian free-range eggs apart from CSIRO recommendations; Humane Society International called the term "virtually meaningless" in Australia following the Snowdale revelations.  Read more here: http://www.watoday.com.au/wa-news/free-range-egg-loopholes-wide-enough-to-drive-truck-through-rspca-20161209-gt7ppm.html