D.C. forum highlights progress, challenges of antibiotic resistance

Stakeholders discuss role of animal agriculture and other sectors in solving problem.

The National Pork Board joined with Atlantic LIVE this week to bring together experts to discuss the challenge of responsible antibiotic use in the 21st century. At the event, leading stakeholders — from farmers to physicians — shared what is being done to address concerns of antibiotic resistance.

“Antibiotics are a critically important tool for pig farmers in this country; however we are very concerned about the issue of antibiotic resistance. It is a very real challenge for both

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