📄Interesting recent publication📄

4 Oct 2022

Determining the Characteristics of Farms That Raise Pigs without Antibiotics

🐖 📉 Reduced and responsible antimicrobial use leads to a lower risk of developing antimicrobial resistance. One way to achieve this is to raise animals without antibiotics (RWA). This study described the criteria for a Belgian RWA program for pigs and evaluated whether farms could achieve and maintain this status. The study also identified possible differences between RWA and non-RWA farms. 🐖