Putting the chickens before the eggs (In Daily)

27 Apr 2016 11:38 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

When it comes to free-range eggs, most South Australian producers agree that Maremma sheepdogs and freedom to roam are a hen's best friend.  Richard and Terressa Langford, at Fleurieu Free Range Eggs at Mt Compass, have 3500 chickens under the care of their four Maremmas (Millie, Misty, Sam and Ralph); and Kathy Barrett, from Katham Springs Kangaroo Island, says they couldn't let their hens roam without the help of their eight Maremmas.

Read more about true free range producers and their views on the recent national 'free range' standard here: http://indaily.com.au/food-and-wine/the-forager/2016/04/27/putting-the-chickens-before-the-eggs/