Organic Rules and Certification

Free range conditions, access to soil, piglets - SE KRAV 2006

Mattsson, Eva (2006) Free range conditions, access to soil, piglets - SE KRAV 2006. [Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91]

Find additional information in attached files:

[img]PDF
1023Kb
[img]PDF
1023Kb

Summary

Piglets should have access to soil the year around (KRAV standards paragraph 5.3.24).

Difference

This is not covered in EU Regulation 2092/91.

Justification

Piglets intake required amounts of iron from the soil. This is more natural then feed minerals.

EU Regulation

Annex I. Principles of organic production and processing > B.Livestock and livestock products - Annex I B > Housing and free-range conditions - Annex I B8, see also Annex VIII
Annex I. Principles of organic production and processing > B.Livestock and livestock products - Annex I B > Animal feed/Animal nutrition - Annex I B4

Item type:Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91
Subjects:Animal husbandry > Feed/Nutrition
Animal husbandry > Outdoor access
Specific animal standards > Pigs
Country/Standard: Europe > Sweden > Krav
Principles:Principle of fairness
Principle of health
ID Code:1137
Deposited By:INVALID USER
Deposited On:05 Oct 2006
Last Modified:16 Apr 2010 13:01

Archive Staff Only: edit this record