Antibiotics: Agribusiness’s Pound of Flesh

“Antibiotics: Agribusiness’s Pound of Flesh” When farm animals are fed antibiotics, they can develop antibiotic-resistant bacteria in their guts, and then the gut bacteria can become manure on meat, which can spread to humans. Even vegetarian humans, since drug resistant bacteria in animal feces can also spread to people through crops or the environment. The […]

How Much Are Antibiotics Used in Your Meat?

Antibiotic-resistant bacteria is already a growing problem. But is the food we eat making it worse? Hello everyone, Amy with you on DNews today. Every vegetarian has their own reason for going meatless. For me, meat’s just too chewy. For others, the drugs farmers feed livestock might be behind their rationale to go meatless, and […]