Innovation

The 5 things you find in enriched housing

Many people ask us: what exactly makes enriched hen housing, “enriched”?  It is, in a sense, like seating on an airplane. If conventional housing is economy class then enriched housing is business class—more amenities, more space, more comfort. In the words of Nova Scotia egg farmer Glen Jennings, “the hens are ten times happier in […]

Greener eggs and innovation

Guelph researcher studies whether exercise leads to healthier hens

Research results explore sustainability measures across housing systems

Guelph’s Michelle Hunniford uses science, literature to understand her chickens

From parrots to poultry: Dr. Bruce Rathgeber