Sweden is pushing for EU reforms on antibiotic use in healthy livestock

Sweden pushes for unity on EU antibiotics reforms

By Gerard O’Dwyer, in Helsinki

The Swedish government has expanded the scope and ambition of its domestic animal care farm improvement scheme to include creating a "partnership of like-minded European states", willing to back Sweden’s push for EU reforms to check antibiotic...

Denmark reduces antibiotics on-farm by 11%

Denmark exceeds antibiotics objective

By Line Svanevik

Denmark has exceeded its objective to reduce antibiotics on-farm since 2009, according to figures from October last year.

OIE director Bernard Vallat

OIE likely to ban growth-promoting antibiotics

By Melodie Michel

The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) is likely to ban the prophylactic use of antibiotics on livestock in the next few years, OIE director Bernard Vallat has said.


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