mexicali fresh sets one million chickens free



Mexicali Fresh goes free-range 

Mexicali Fresh’s 18 restaurants around the country have just completed the switch to free range chicken for all their recipes. That’s almost one million more chooks - or 75,000 kilograms of chicken - being freed every year; a significant amount in a country obsessed with the bird. New Zealand has one of the world’s highest rates of consumption of chicken, with more than 100 million killed every year.

Mexicali Fresh founder-brothers Tyler and Conor Kerlin say it’s never been easier to switch to free range, and hope all New Zealand restaurants join the move...read more