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Schwoerer Acres in Black Earth awarded top certification

Farm uses sustainable agriculture methods to earn AWA approved label


September 28, 2017

The flock of laying hens at Schwoerer Acres is now Certified Animal Welfare Approved by A Greener World. This certification and food label lets consumers know these animals are raised outdoors on pasture or range in accordance with the highest animal welfare standards in the U.S. and Canada, using sustainable agriculture methods on an independent farm.

Schwoerer Acres is the third farming business in Dane County to receive this leading certification for laying hens.

Like other Animal Welfare Approved (AWA) farmers across the country, Nichole and Chris Schwoerer recognize the growing consume...

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