Tag Archive: antibiotics, antimicrobial resistance, legislation, regulation
Sep 17, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on Livestock farming standards to get boost under antimicrobial-resistance planThe European Commission has unveiled plans to promote better global livestock farming standards in a bid to combat the growing threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) in animals and humans.
Sep 05, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on Superbug warning over India’s poultry antibiotics useThe use of antibiotics for growth promotion in Indian poultry production is helping to breed bacteria that are highly resistant to most antibiotics, scientists have warned.
Jul 26, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on China launches national plan to tackle antimicrobial resistanceChina’s government has launched a national plan to reduce antimicrobial use in poultry and livestock production in an effort to limit drug resistance.
Feb 27, 2015PHT EditorComments Off on Animal antibiotic study launched by Colorado State UniversityColorado State University researchers are conducting a series of studies to track antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the animal agriculture industry in an effort to determine if farm practices are...