Please read the Standards thoroughly before applying for certification. You can download the full standards here. Here is a quick overview of some important points.
We do understand that certain popular land management systems promote the use of chicken tractors in pasture rotations with other species (eg. Joel Salatin). Because of the confinement of the birds in this system we cannot accept them as being free range.
There are many concerns about the use of chicken tractors in our sometimes very hot and dry environment and these incude: