Leading experts have agreed that there is no solution to the global antimicrobial resistance (AMR) crisis without tackling poor animal welfare on farms.
Environmental enrichment at the end of the gestation period for sows has been seen to influence the offspring’s behaviour, improving their welfare.
An investigation into the effectiveness of compressed straw blocks in reducing abnormal behaviour in growing pigs (Animal-The International Journal of Animal Biosciences)
The provision of manipulable material to pigs is a legal requirement to ensure their good welfare
Measures to Tackle Antimicrobial Resistance through the Prudent Use of Antimicrobials in Animals
Drug-resistant bacteria are gaining a stronghold in developing countries where meat production has soared.
For over two decades, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) has engaged in combatting antimicrobial resistance (AMR) through a One Health approach.
China is an important player in international markets for animal products, antibiotics, and in global efforts to combat antibiotic resistance (AMR)
6th Revision 2018 Ranking of medically important antimicrobials for risk management of antimicrobial resistance due to non-human use
The EFFORT Final report gives a description of the Project Context and Objectives as well as the Project Main Results and Foregrounds