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Meat Industry News By Category: Antibiotic

27 May 2015
Smithfield Backs Walmart over Animal Welfare and Antibiotics
US - Smithfield Foods has backed US supermarket giant Walmart in its release of the company's new animal welfare and antibiotics...
18 May 2015
Combatting Global Rise in Antibiotic Resistance
GERMANY - The German Federal Cabinet has approved the new German Antimicrobial Resistance Strategy (DART 2020)....
05 May 2015
2 Sisters Commits to Responsible Use of Antibiotics
UK - Poultry meat company, 2 Sisters, is making moves to preserve the effectiveness of antibiotics critical to human health....
01 May 2015
Call for US Chicken Farmers to Improve Welfare, Cut Antibiotic Use
US - Leading animal welfare and food safety groups are urging the poultry meat industry to reduce antibiotics responsibly,...
29 April 2015
Tyson to Cut Human Antibiotics in Poultry Flocks
US - Integrated poultry and meat processing giant Tyson Foods is striving to end the use of human antibiotics from its US...
20 April 2015
China Steps up Monitoring of Farm and Aquatic Products
CHINA - Monitoring of farm and aquaculture products in China by the Ministry of Agriculture for quality and safety has found...
17 April 2015
FDA Reports Positive Trends in Antimicrobial Resistance
US - Two new reports from the US Food and Drug Administration show mostly decreasing antimicrobial resistance trends. ...
16 April 2015
Residue Levels in Food Falling Across EU
EU - The amount pesticides or veterinary drug residues found in meat and food products across Europe is falling and the majority...
Increasing Interest in Antibiotic Resistance
CANADA - A Saskatchewan based veterinary consultant is encouraging pork producers to be aware of the potential ramifications...
08 April 2015
National Pork Board Embraces Steps to Curb Antibiotic Resistance
US - The US National Pork Board has welcomed the White House action plan for combating antibiotic-resistant bacteria. ...
31 March 2015
US Plan to Combat and Prevent Antibiotic-Resistant Bacteria
US - A smarter and judicious use of antibiotics will help to slow the emergence of resistant bacteria....
26 March 2015
Global Antibiotic Use in Animals Estimated to Rise 67 Per Cent by 2030
GLOBAL - A new study estimates that global use of antibiotics will be 67 per cent higher in 2030 than in 2010 as agriculture...
25 March 2015
Antimicrobial Resistance – Who is Responsible?
ANALYSIS - Misuse and overuse of antimicrobials has been linked to the emergence and spread of organisms resistant to them,...
05 March 2015
McDonald’s to Source Chicken Raised Without Antibiotics
US - US fast food chain McDonald's USA is to source only chicken raised without antibiotics for its menus....
02 March 2015
Antimicrobial Resistant Foodborne Bacteria Levels Rising
ANALYSIS - Salmonella and Campylobacter show significant levels of resistance to common antimicrobials in humans and animals....
19 February 2015
What are Your Views on the Critical List of Antibiotics?
ANALYSIS - Agricultural use of antimicrobial medicines produces a source of resistant bacteria that can spread to humans....
Rivers Can be a Source of Antibiotic Resistance
UK - Rivers and streams could be a major source of antibiotic resistance in the environment, according to new research from...
04 February 2015
What Role do Retailers Play in Reducing the Use of Antibiotics on Farms?
ANALYSIS - More resistant bacteria means more pressure on producers, veterinarians, and, as consumer awareness grows, retailers....
Analysis of Antimicrobial Data Confirms Human Animal Link
EU - The use of some antimicrobials in animals and humans will lead to resistance to these antimicrobials in bacteria from...
02 February 2015
Draft Order Issued on Use of Antibiotics
INDIA - The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has issued a draft order that proposes to stop the use of...
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