The Food Ethics Council is a charity that provides independent advice on the ethics of food and farming. Our aim is to create a food system that is fair and healthy for people, animals and the environment.
The Food Ethics Council is working to help unlock the power of farm animal welfare metrics. Our objective is that robust metrics on farm animal welfare are incorporated into key food indexes and UK legislation. As well as working with index providers, we want to influence the UK Government and Devolved Administrations to strengthen legislation.
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For British farming to flourish, the government must be unqualified in its support for the UK’s food supply chain says NFU President Minette Batters.