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Ildex Vietnam Day 3 – Highlights

The success of Ildex Vietnam signals market recovery. Read some of the highlights below. Marel sees room for growth in Vietnam While the meat processing sector...

Antimicrobial use in animals trends downwards – WOAH

The use of antimicrobials in animal production worldwide fell by 27% between 2016 and 2018, a new report from the World Organization for Animal...

KMS receives award for responsible antibiotic use

Indonesian animal feed producer Kerta Mulya Saripakan (KMS) has received an award for applying precautionary principles in its use of antibiotics. KMS is one...

India probes antibiotics overuse in aquaculture

The Indian government is looking into the overuse of antibiotics in the aquaculture sector. The Union Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry, and Dairying has...

On-farm laboratory could help reduce antibiotic use

Having an on-farm laboratory can help Vietnamese swine producers quickly check for bacteria that may be present onsite. This will enable them to check...

Bangladesh needs campaign to tackle antibiotic overuse

Antibiotic overuse in poultry farming in Bangladesh is breeding the rise of ‘superbugs’ that cannot be managed with traditional treatments, according to multiple studies. A...

Reducing antibiotic resistance through feed additives

Antibiotic resistance and antimicrobial resistance are hot—and at times controversial—issues in livestock production. It has certainly led to changes in the way food animals...

Vietnam’s MARD calls for responsible use of antibiotics

Vietnam’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has launched a campaign to raise awareness about responsible antibiotic use. The campaign has support from...

AB Agri, Intralytix study bacteriophages as alternative

AB Agri partnered with Intralytix to explore the use of bacteriophages – the natural viruses of bacteria – in animal feed as an alternative...

Just Laid leads with antibiotic-free fresh eggs

Just Laid's reputation is based on antibiotic-free eggs that are supplied within 48 hours of them being laid, writes ZAHRAH IMTIAZ. Ashok Mandava represents the...

Clearing the cloud over antibiotic residues and resistance

A cloud hangs over antibiotic residues and the development of resistance in the human immune system. Using AGPs in animals will lead to bacteria...

Informed awareness about antibiotics residue can help swine farmers decide

Use of antibiotic growth promoters or AGPs is a controversial subject when it comes to residue causing antimicrobial resistance in humans. The scientific data...

Future farmers focus on antibiotic-free farming

An antibiotic-free pilot farm in Vietnam has shown to be feasibility of raising healthy and safe birds, but strong commitment is needed, writes HA...

Should AGP be banned in pig production?

While Thailand and Indonesia have banned antibiotic growth promoters, they remain in use in Vietnam, Malaysia and the Philippines. ISA Q TAN and the...

Should AGP be banned in pig production?

While Thailand and Indonesia have banned antibiotic growth promoters, they remain in use in Vietnam, Malaysia and the Philippines. ISA Q TAN and the...

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