The HFAC is the only farm animal welfare and food labeling program in the U.S.. Wilcox Farms has earned this certification by ensuring humane eating, sleeping, and brooding conditions for all of the hen laying houses. These standards include, but are not limited to:
- Easy and fresh food and water access. – Wholesome diets, accurate feeding records.
- Proper buildings, lighting and electricity. – Proper time outside/in light, NO cages.
- Adequate room (w/ perches) and ventilation. – Proper handler training and management.