Schmid, Otto and Ziegler, Katia (2006) Transport of livestock, general requirements - IFOAM Basic Standards 2005. [Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91]
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Transport should be done carefully and with respect: stress, fear and pain shall be avoided as much as possible. IFOAM generally limits the transport period to a maximum of 8 hours.
The EU Regulation 2092/91 has only general rules for the transport of organically raised animals: The transport has to be done in a gentle manner and prevent any unnecessary stress. There is no maximum transport time given.
Stress to animals must be minimised.
Annex I. Principles of organic production and processing > B.Livestock and livestock products - Annex I B > Animal husbandry, management, transport, identification of livestock products/slaughter - Annex I B6
|Item type:||Organic rules - Differences between other regulations/standards and EEC No 2092/91|
|Subjects:||Animal husbandry > Transport|
|Country/Standard:||IFOAMS Basic standards|
|Principles:||Principle of fairness|
Principle of health
|Deposited By:||INVALID USER|
|Deposited On:||24 Apr 2006|
|Last Modified:||16 Apr 2010 13:00|
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