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Benniks eggs get SPCA tick

benniks2 Benniks Barn Eggs gets the SPCA tick. The List is right behind any endorsement made by the SPCA.

Second generation egg farmer Harry Bennik believes in keeping healthy hens in an animal friendly environment. Harry’s farm produces eggs that have been produced by hens raised in barns, not cages, and alongside the barns, there are fully free range hens producing eggs.

There are different standards applied to barn eggs as opposed to free range eggs “the hens have litter in which to scratch and dust bathe, space to flap their wings, stretch and socialise, nests in which to lay their eggs and adequate perching space. They have constant water and feed and are protected from the elements and predators.” Check the standards under SPCA auditing available from SPCA’s website, if you are interested.

The relatively new SPCA ‘Blue Tick’ logo is a guarantee to the public that food under this label meets humane welfare standards. Farms are audited annually against the SPCA criteria and can be subject to spot audits at any time. No animals are caged on SPCA accredited farms.

Make sure you look out for the SPCA tick when egg shopping.
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  • I would like to congratulate the Bennik family on producing the best eggs and poultry eg Chickens that my husband and I buy weekly from our local supermarket.We work hard and travel and we can always tell the difference with the quality of our eggs and chicken within New Zealand and overseas. It is important for our Health also that we eat the good quality food and Benniks you are number one.We buy and consume your products always.Love to visit one day to offer our personal thanks. Best, Winnie and Peter

    Posted on 13 April 2013 by Winnie Laban

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