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Antimicrobials in the livestock sector discussed at CFS event co-organized with SLU

Photo by Kate Evans for Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) via flickr. (CC BY-NC 2.0).

Antimicrobial resistance in the livestock sector is an emerging global threat associated with extensive non-rational use of antimicrobials. How the livestock sector can contribute to reduce this threat and still maintain productivity was discussed at a side event during the Committee for Food Security 43 (CFS43), organized by SLU, the Swedish Ministry of Enterprise and Innovation and SIANI on October 19th, 2016.

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