My Plantcentric Journey

Posts tagged ‘overuse of antibiotics in meat’

Meat Industry Campaign to “Crush” Myths Makes False Claim About Millions of Pounds of Antibiotics Fed to Farm Animals

Meat industry public relations campaign to “crush” myths makes false claim about the millions of pounds of antibiotics fed to farm animals.

 

 

http://nutritionfacts.org/video/meat-mythcrushers/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=meat-mythcrushers&utm_source=NutritionFacts.org&utm_campaign=4ad0171769-RSS_VIDEO_DAILY&utm_medium=email

Consumer Reports Sounds the Alarm on Pork!

For years, pork has been promoted by the industry as healthy food option — “the other white meat.” But the new report suggests otherwise.

 

Even more, 90 percent of the bacteria Consumer Reports found were said to be resistant to antibiotics. In other words, they were super-bugs.

 Rangan said, “All of these things paint a very concerning picture about this indiscriminate use of antibiotics in meat production in this country, and what we believe are the resulting consequences of that.”

Watch here:  http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-505269_162-57554632/consumer-reports-sounds-alarm-on-pork-safety/

Tag Cloud

%d bloggers like this: