Latest Data Show Antibiotics Use in Farmed Animals Increasing Once Again

Posted on 01/06/2021 by Cameron Harsh
in the Animals in farming blog

Routine overuse of antibiotic drugs across entire groups of healthy farmed animals props up low-welfare practices and drives the spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria that cause life-threatening infections in people. New data reveal that despite industry promises to address the issue, sales of antibiotics to farmed animal producers are on the rise.

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