National Pork Board Antibiotic Resistance Database

All projects currently listed in the National Pork Board (NPB) research database relating to antibiotic resistance were identified, summarized, and categorized.  After developing a search term strategy, relevant research projects were briefly abstracted and then characterized using risk analysis based…

Alternative antibiotic technologies for weaned pigs

New technologies are needed to help livestock producers maintain health and wellbeing of their animals while minimizing risks of disseminating antimicrobial resistant bacteria to humans or animals. Thymol, the active ingredient of many mouthwashes such as Listerine®, is an attractive…