RSCPA Assured Cooked Gammon Ham
High Welfare Range – RSPCA Assured
RSPCA Assured previously Freedom Food, is the RSPCA’s farm assurance and food labeling scheme.
Wessex County Gammons high welfare RSPCA Assured cooked ham range comes from pigs which are born outdoors at West End Farm, situated 700ft above sea level in the picturesque Wiltshire hills.
The Naughton family have been producing pigs outdoors since 1958. The sows are free to roam outside in social family groups. Housed in large straw yards the roomy straw yards the younger pigs have space to forage and play, demonstrating their natural behavioural characteristics.
Cameron Naughton’s English Pork received the Compassion in World Farming Good Pig Award in 2013 in recognition of their commitment to high animal welfare standards. In 2015 they were awarded the Pig and Poultry Marketing Pig Producer of the Year Award in recognition of their commitment to produce the best possible conditions for their pigs.
The RSPCA’s welfare standards cover the whole of an animal’s life, from their health and diet to environment and care.
This includes things like bedding, transport, space, light and humane slaughter.
RSPCA Assured scheme aims to improve the welfare of animals farmed for our food. RSPCA Assured assesses farms, hauliers, and abattoirs to the RSPCA’s strict welfare standards.
This allows free range, organic, indoor and outdoor farms to join the scheme as long as the RSPCA’s welfare standards can be met.Farmshop Brochure 2017.06.05