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October 29, 2003 - Antbiotics

The Union of Concerned Scientists estimates that 70% of antibiotics in the U.S. are fed to healthy pigs, cows, and chickens to promote growth and prevent disease. What does this mean for the animals and for your health? What are the alternatives?

  • Dr. David Wallinga - co-director of the Food and Health Program at Institute for Agriculture and Trade Policy, Minneapolis, MN
  • Albert Straus - Straus Family Creamery, Marshall, CA