New Issue Paper on Free-Range Poultry Production

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Dr. Ken Anderson, Extension faculty member at NC State, contributed to the most recent Issue Paper (No. 61) from the Council for Agricultural Science and Technology (CAST).

According to CAST, this publication, Impact of Free-Range Poultry Production Systems on Animal Health, Human Health, Productivity, Environment, Food Safety, and Animal Welfare Issues, “serves to review what is known about poultry egg and meat production with specific attention to available research on free-range production systems.”

The publication is free to download.

A presentation by co-author Anthony J. Pescatore is also available: