Cattle

Twelve months after industry-led targets for antibiotic use were identified for all main farm livestock species in the UK, a review of progress has been released, including details of where targets have been achieved early and where challenges remain.   The ‘One Year On’ report, (issued 16...

The phenomenal growth in livestock farming in China, making it the world’s largest producer in the early 1990s, had profound consequences for the planet that its scientists are now addressing.   Demand for animal protein and increasing wealth fuelled a tripling in the domestic production of livestock...