AHI Statement on FDA Final Rule on Antibiotic Sales Estimates

Antibiotics are a critical tool to prevent, control and treat disease in animals. They make our food supply safer and people healthier.  In doing so, they also reduce the chance of bacterial transmission from animals to humans. For more than 40 years, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the use of antibiotics in […]

Read more »

Statement by the Animal Health Institute On NARMS Retail Meat Interim Report

The retail meat interim report of the National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System (NARMS), released yesterday, is good news for consumers.  The report highlights the dramatic decline in the presence of Salmonella in poultry over the past 15 years, a demonstration that pathogen reduction programs implemented in the meat and poultry industry are working to reduce […]

Read more »