An unlikely duo, the president Humane Society of the United States and the president of the United Egg Producers, have joined together to lobby congress. They’re fighting to require that farmers provide their chickens with larger cages – twice as big, in fact. Provisions have been added for perches and “nest boxes” for egg laying as well.
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