Containers of antibiotic pills and capsules.
Research report
30 March 2016

Antibiotics in the food chain

Antibiotic resistance is a major health threat. How much is antibiotic use in food production playing a part?

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Ellen B.
10 Mar 2017
re farm and agricultural use of antibiotics entering human food chain

Do NZ farms use an antibiotic and hormone free time period where animals are taken off all antibiotics and hormones prior to slaughter? - this is probably hard to police effectively though!

Also, does anyone know if cooking destroys the antibiotics and hormones that may be in meat and vegetables?