Financial motive to raise antibiotic-free pigs may not last
Demand for pork raised without antibiotics is growing, but traditionally raised pork will still be sought by consumers
The demand for pork raised without antibiotics is growing, and at the present time, producers have a solid financial incentive to raise their pigs without using antibiotics. But how long will that incentive last?
Dr. David Funderburke, chief operating officer of Cape Fear Consulting, speaking recently at ONE 17…