Thanksgiving is just around the corner, but do you know who produced your food? The average American is three generations removed from a farm; take some time this holiday weekend to teach the importance of farming and farmers.
To wrap up Get Smart about Antibiotics week, Minnesota farmer, Wanda Patsche asks the question, "Can you raise pigs without antibiotics," and outlines the reasons why farmers believe antibiotic use is good animal welfare.
As of January 1, 2017, livestock antibiotics will only be available for therapeutic and prophylactic use – meaning to treat or prevent disease. Learn how farmers have already been taking steps to combat antibiotic resistance in animals and humans. #antibioticsmart [ Bit.ly Link ]