Is your Christmas lunch truly free range?

Pigs

“It’s free range” says my butcher pointing at the leg of ham behind the glass display in his shop. “Otway Pork”.  Thousands of families around Australia will be serving up a ham like this on Christmas day.  It’s delicious ham but it’s not free range.  A close read of the label shows Otway Pork’s pigs are actually “bred free range” which is a very different system of farming.

Pigs
Photo republished from The Guardian

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