FDA Proposes to Close Loophole on Antibiotics for Food-Producing Animals

The FDA is now about one year into its five-year plan to fight back against antibiotic resistance. The overuse of antibiotics (or, in FDA language, medically important antimicrobials) in food-producing animals is a very scary and widespread...

FDA Proposes to Close Loophole on Antibiotics for Food-Producing Animals

The FDA is now about one year into its five-year plan to fight back against antibiotic resistance. The overuse of antibiotics (or, in FDA language, medically important antimicrobials) in food-producing animals is a very scary and widespread problem. The World Health Organization calls antibiotic resistance “one of the biggest threats to global health, food security, […]

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