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Antibiotic-Free Meat / Animal Feed Additives
on November 5, 2018

4 pillars for successful farm-level antibiotic reduction

Antibiotics can be replaced by a farm-wide approach that requires more than adding additives in animal feeds.

When examined at farm level, many antibiotic-reduction programs fail to achieve the lofty goals set by governments. The main reason in most cases is the one-dimensional approach followed by those involved in such attempts, and this includes farmers and their consultants. As it happens, the majority of antibiotic-reduction programs focus…

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