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BY GARY THORNTON

Animal ag needs
metrics for antimicrobial
stewardship
With the world's population on the way to 9 billion by 2050 and antimicrobial
resistance rising around the globe and threatening to constrain the efficient production of poultry , cattle and pigs, feeding the world with safe, affordable and
nutritious meat proteins takes on the guise of the legendary Gordian knot.
Like in the intractable knot, which confounded thinkers of the ancient world,
the challenges posed by the burgeoning need for food and the limits of its production seemingly loop upon themselves. As the need for food production expands,
its production - unless wisely managed - could hurt the efficacy of the antimicrobial medicines needed to protect people from disease and keep them healthy.
It's a conundrum addressed by leaders from the U.S. food production
industry, the medical community and the nation's veterinary corps at the
2016 Antibiotics Symposium hosted by the National Institute for Animal
Agriculture.

Tyson's Daugherty calls for sustainable solutions
Speaking at the Antibiotics Symposium, Christine Daugherty, vice president,
sustainable food production, Tyson Foods echoed what had been said by many
of the agriculture leaders at the symposium - that there's a critical need for
collaboration on antibiotic stewardship in agriculture. Naming the stakeholders
on the issue - ranging from the medical community to consumers, NGOs and
veterinarians - she said, "We need to get all of these groups to the table, because
any solution that does not include the voices of everyone will be discounted."
The concern about animal agriculture's role in the development of antibiotic resistance is being expressed by customers and critics alike, according to
Daugherty. She suggested that merely focusing on the number of pounds of antibiotics used may not be the best approach.
She urged livestock and poultry producers to work together to come up a
system of metrics and auditing that all producers can support. "A proliferation
of audits is neither needed nor helpful," she said. "The last thing any of us want
is more audits and more paperwork because that does not allow us to do what
our passion is today and that is to produce safe, high quality foods." ■

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Poultry USA - February 2017
Contents
Study shows wheat quality’s impact on broiler performance
Animal ag needs metrics for antimicrobial stewardship
US foundation works to end African poverty with chickens
Cargill ad campaign highlights turkey growers
100TH YEAR SERIES: Seed biotechnology: The impact on animal production
US broiler farms monitor nutrient runoff practices
7 additives to replace antibiotics in US broiler feeds
Product Review
Market Place
Ad Index
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