Lamb being injected with antibiotics©Tim Scrivener
Animal medicine manufacturers and the meat supply chain say the farming industry must “do its bit” to control the spread of antibiotics resistance. The Responsible Use of Medicines in Agriculture Alliance (Ruma) was responding to comments made by shadow Defra secretary Kerry McCarthy. Ms McCarthy used a London speech to call for an international clampdown to reduce the use of antibiotics in livestock production. See also: Kerry McCarthy calls for clampdown on antibiotics Chancellor George Osborne has also called for […]
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