393 – 4 ways Sweden has cut antibiotics use on dairy farms by Ylva Persson associate state veterinarian at the Swedish Veterinarian Association (Tools & Checklists)Click here for resource
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Species targeted: Dairy;
Ylva Persson, associate state veterinarian at the Swedish Veterinarian Association, explains how the country is achieving the lowest use of veterinary antimicrobials among EU member states and offers advice on how UK farmers can aspire to do the same. The 4 ways are: removing unnecessary use of antibiotics, minimizing need and preventing spread, optimising use when needed, and monitoring use and resistance.
Where to find the original material: https://www.fwi.co.uk/livestock/health-welfare/livestock-medicines/4-ways-sweden-has-cut-antibiotics-use-on-dairy-farms;