Tag: Superbugs Archives - Animal Legal Defense Fund
The USDA is Standing By While a Global Crisis LoomsAugust 23, 2016
A global health crisis fueled by the greed of factory farming conglomerates and their allies in Congress is looming.
Animal Legal Defense Fund Calls On Feds to Hold Factory Farms Accountable for Superbug Health CrisisApril 2, 2015
ALDF files FOIA request for data used in new plan to fight antibiotic-resistant bacteria.
Demand Labeling to Prevent Superbug CrisisJuly 14, 2014
Did you know that nearly 80% of the antibiotics sold in the U.S. go to animals on factory farms before they’re even sick?
Veterinary Association Supports Meat and Dairy Producers Drugging Confined Farmed AnimalsJanuary 17, 2014
The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) is lobbying for continued use of antibiotics on farmed animals who are not yet sick.
ALDF Looking for Victims of Antibiotic-Resistant Salmonella Linked to Outbreak in Foster Farms Chicken MeatOctober 10, 2013
Dangerous and apparently antibiotic-resistant strains of salmonella linked to Foster Farms chicken have sickened hundreds of people nationwide.