Small Melbourne apartments are referred to as ”dog boxes”. Photo: Christopher Furlong
The Free Range Farmers Association reckon you need to have a stocking density limit of 750 hens per hectare (10,000m²). To call your eggs ‘Free range’. Thats 13m² per hen.
So, as the earnest among us campaign for no caged chickens, how do we humans fare?
Studio flats as small as 15sqm are on sale in Melbourne, often the bedrooms have no direct sunlight.
In Paris, 8m² is acceptable.
When does the campaign for free range humans start?
An interesting and innovative solution for those in dog boxes :