Dietary strategies as one of the pillars to reduce antibiotic use in swine

dc.contributor.author Allaart, Janneke
dc.contributor.author Roubos-van den Hil, Petra
dc.contributor.author D'heer, Bart
dc.contributor.author Smits, Coen
dc.date 2018-08-13T19:47:57.000
dc.date.accessioned 2020-07-02T06:23:50Z
dc.date.available 2020-07-02T06:23:50Z
dc.date.copyright Sun Jan 01 00:00:00 UTC 2017
dc.date.issued 2017-01-01
dc.description.abstract <p>The Dutch government and various stakeholders in the industry set a joint target to reduce prophylactic and therapeutic antibiotic use by 70% in 2015 compared to the reference year 2009. The use of anti-microbial growth promoters was already banned in the European Union in 2006. Various biosecurity measures and specific vaccination programs were implemented in the last decade to reduce the risk of animals being exposed to pathogens and to raise the level of disease reistence. These strategies were complemented with dietary measures to improve hygiene of feed and water and to support homeostasis and stability in the gastrointestinal tract contributing to disease resistance and resilience. The Netherlands succeeded in reducing antibiotic use by 58% in swine production in 2015 compared to 2009. Although the target of 70% was not completely reached, it is encouraging that the reduced use of antibiotics resulted in a reduction in anti-microbial resistance (MARAN, 2015).</p>
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dc.identifier.articleid 2316
dc.identifier.contextkey 10717550
dc.identifier.doi https://doi.org/10.31274/safepork-180809-348
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dc.identifier.uri https://dr.lib.iastate.edu/handle/20.500.12876/84359
dc.language.iso en
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dc.subject.disciplines Animal Diseases
dc.subject.disciplines Animal Sciences
dc.subject.disciplines Large or Food Animal and Equine Medicine
dc.title Dietary strategies as one of the pillars to reduce antibiotic use in swine
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