Hens live in open-plan, air-conditioned barns, among other hens.
Hens are protected from extreme weather conditions.
Diets are designed by nutritionists for optimum health.
Hens are sheltered and live free from the fear of predators.
They’re able to exercise and socialise.
Barn hens need additional monitoring to prevent fighting and injury.
More contact with other hens and exposure to litter increases levels of disease.
Barn-laid eggs are usually priced between cage and free-range eggs.