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Farm animals: data from survey of slaughter methods

Data from a 2015 survey carried out by the Food Standards Agency on non-stun slaughter of farm animals in England and Wales.

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Farm animals: data from survey of slaughter methods

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This data covers the results of a survey carried out between 16 November and 13 December 2015 by the Food Standards Agency on behalf of Defra.

This was undertaken for a Europe-wide survey by the EU Commission on non-stun slaughter of farm animals. The survey took place in 48 establishments in England and Wales which choose to slaughter without stunning.

Published 8 September 2017