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Broilers & Layers / Egg Production / Poultry Welfare
on June 23, 2013

Poultry industry must play its part in global issue of antibiotic resistance

Poultry producers, and all others involved in food production, need to play their part in tackling improper drug use and the rise of resistant pathogens.

If there is no action today, there will be no cure tomorrow. This was one of the messages to attendees at a conference on antibiotic resistance held in Bangkok, Thailand, in March, which looked at various ways of tackling resistant bacteria, from restricting access to medicines to reducing poultry stocking

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