八大胜在线向 is proud of the members on its scheme. We work with all our members to ensure the highest st和ards of farm animal welfare.
这些奖项, we want to highlight those members who go above 和 beyond for their animals, starting with our pig 和 poultry members.
What are the 八大胜在线向 Awards?
Our Chief Executive, Clive Brazier, introduces the awards in the following video. 总结, the 八大胜在线向 Awards are designed to recognise 和 reward members of the scheme who have:
This is the first 八大胜在线向 awards programme, 所以今年, we are going to be piloting it with two groups of members: pigs 和 poultry. Next year, we hope to roll it out to the rest of our members.
We wanted the awards to take place at the 猪 和 Poultry Trade Show in 2020, but due to Covid-19, we had to change our plans.
而不是, we have decided to host our awards online so you can find all the information on the nomination 和 judging process, 和 the award runners-up 和 winners on our website.
We are hosting an ‘Awards Week’, starting on Monday 20 September, on our social media channels to announce our winners 和 runners-up. So, keep an eye out for the announcements on 脸谱网, 推特 和 LinkedIn, 和 check back on this page for updates throughout the week.
的 八大胜在线向 assessors 和 八大胜在线 farm livestock officers have worked hard over the past two years, nominating our pig 和 poultry members for these awards.
This shortlist will then be submitted to a panel of three independent judges to select the final winners. 这些法官:
大卫主要 is a veterinary surgeon 和 Professor of Production, Animal Health 和 Welfare at the Royal Agriculture University 在赛伦塞斯特. He is also a member of the 八大胜在线向 Board of Trustees, 和 has research interests in science, animal welfare assessment 和 improvement strategies, 和 animal welfare education.
David was project co-ordinator of the AssureWel project, a collaboration with 八大胜在线 和 土壤协会, that aimed to embed welfare outcomes into the assurance process of certification schemes. He was principal investigator for the “健康的脚”项目 that has been widely adopted by the dairy industry. He was also project coordinator for “Hennovation”, investigating the value of participatory approaches to innovation in the laying hen sector.
Dr 佐伊戴维斯 (judging pig entries)
香港警务处行政长官 National 猪 Association, Dr Davies was previously a senior scientific officer at Defra. Before that, she was farm 和 trials manager at BQP. She studied welfare in outdoor sow systems at Cambac JMA Research for her PhD.
她也是一个 纳菲尔德 学者, focusing on movers 和 shakers in global pig production, an investigation into ways that small lobbying organisations, 比如NPA, can work effectively with limited resources yet still have a significant impact.