Overview of Alternatives to Antibiotics in Agriculture - Dr. Cyril Gay, USDA, ARS, from the 2012 NIAA One Health Approach to Antimicrobial Resistance and Use Symposium, November 13-15, 2012, Columbus, OH, USA.
What are the future strategies to develop alternatives to antibiotics for agriculture? There is a drive by consumers to want antibiotic free food. But antibiotics are critical for animal health. What are some solutions that can remove the antibiotics and maintain animal health? Dr. Cyril Gay highlights what is being done to develop antibiotic alternatives, sharing some of the outcomes from recent conferences.