Three reasons to have a cow over antibiotics in your meat | Grist

The FDA doesn’t track antibiotic use in agriculture in any systematic way — although Rep. Henry Waxman (D-Calif.) is trying to change that. Waxman just proposed legislation that would “require drug makers to report more comprehensive information to FDA about how their drugs are used on farms.” It seems like a no-brainer, but past attempts to accomplish this kind of reporting were killed by industry pressure.

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