CBC News reporter Kate McKenna visited three P.E.I. farms recently to find out how technology and creative thinking has changed life on the farm.

Higher beef prices for humane treatment

A new government certification program markets P.E.I. beef as a high-quality product to restaurants and buyers with a price that reflects the extra care and attention that goes into raising each animal humanely.

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Happy hens

Burns Poultry Farm in Freetown is one of the first in Canada to build a barn meeting European Union standards of production by providing their hens with a better living environment.

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Comfortable cows

From $3,000 cow massagers to iPhone apps, one Island dairy farmer is using science and technology to keep his Holsteins productive.

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