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Comprehensive Framework for Antibiotic Stewardship in Animal Agriculture

Posted on January 03, 2019

Blog: National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO)

The Pew Charitable Trusts, in partnership with Farm Foundation, released a comprehensive framework to ensure that antibiotics are used judiciously throughout production to protect animal and public health. Essential to antibiotic stewardship and animal well-being are appropriate veterinary oversight; minimizing the need for antibiotics through biosecurity, good husbandry practices and other disease prevention strategies; optimizing treatment […]

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