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Hog Farms Hurricane Florence
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September 17, 2018
Experts are concerned that Hurricane Florence's arrival in North Carolina will cause the state's nearly 4,000 lagoons of toxic waste…
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December 26, 2016
Jack In The Box has announced its commitment to eliminate routine antibiotics from its poultry supply by 2020, joining several…
August 11, 2016
Antibiotic-resistant superbugs are a real problem and the UN is taking a firm approach in handling the crisis.
2nd Pig Infected with E. Coli Resistant to Last Resort Antibiotics, Says USDA
June 16, 2016
The USDA has identified another pig carrying bacteria resistant to last resort antibiotics, raising concerns over the spread of untreatable…
California Enacts Nation's Strictest Laws, Curbing the Overuse of Antibiotics in Livestock
October 14, 2015
California's new animal antibiotics law SB-27 is the strictest legislation yet to reduce the overuse of antibiotics in livestock.
After a Massive Foster Farms Salmonella Outbreak, New Bill Proposes USDA Have Mandatory Recall Authority
May 19, 2015
In response to an episode of PBS's FRONTLINE, which documented the massive Foster Farms salmonella outbreak, a new bill will…
Medieval Elixir Miraculously Kills Deadly MRSA Infection
April 3, 2015
Researchers at the University of Nottingham may have found a cure for MRSA infections in a 1,000-year-old book. For reals.
Senator Feinstein Reintroduces Bill To Prevent Antibiotic Resistance
March 4, 2015
The bill will help prevent antibiotic resistance by withdrawing the use of medically important drugs in livestock.
January 30, 2015
The White House is taking antibiotic resistance very seriously by doubling funding to multiple departments in efforts to prevent and…
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October 2, 2014
California's governor Jerry Brown has vetoed an antibiotics in livestock feed bill that he says mirrors the FDA's flimsy guidance…