Tag Archives: antibiotics

Has the anti-livestock camp gone too far?

Most cattle producers won’t read the “Chain Reaction” report once they see the authors—Friends of the Earth, the Natural Resource Defense Council and Consumer Union are three of the primary groups issuing the report. Not only are they advocate groups, they … Continue reading

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Talk, tweet and shout about antibiotics for food animals: We’ve sat back long enough

by Debbie Furber via the Canadian Cattlemen. Dr. Leigh Rosengren feels consumers need to hear an important message from producers when it comes to antibiotic resistance Photo: Supplied Sickness happens. When animals get sick they need treatment every bit as … Continue reading

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Antibiotic Use in Cattle 101

via Facts About Beef Myth: Big beef uses antibiotics without regard for animal welfare or human health. Facts: Antibiotics are just one tool beef farmers and ranchers use to keep cattle healthy by treating and preventing the spread of illness. … Continue reading

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