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The UN condemns misuse of antibiotics in animal husbandry

The United Nations has condemned misuse of antibiotics by farmers who practice animal husbandry. This is after a report revealed that most countries are still …

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Farmers urged to target use of antibiotics to ensure ‘long-term’ flock health

  The sheep industry has called for the targeted use of antibiotics to ensure the “immediate and long-term” health of flocks. With newborn lambs appearing …

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Current position in agriculture
agriculture

Current Position in Agriculture Regarding Antibiotics

Having reached our overall government antibiotic use target of 50mg/kg two years early, reducing antibiotic sales to farmers by 27% (the lowest since records began), …

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