11 Aug '11, 10pm

Organic Poultry Contains Dramatically Fewer Drug Resistant Bacteria: Results of a new study show that poultry ra...

Organic Poultry Contains Dramatically Fewer Drug Resistant Bacteria: Results of a new study show that poultry ra...

RELATED ARTICLES Drug-Resistant Bacteria Persist in Chicken April 11, 2005 12:00 AM Shampoo in the water supply triggers growth of deadly drug-resistant bugs March 29, 2009 12:29 PM Scientists find host of antibiotic-eating germs April 3, 2008 05:48 PM Food can pass resistant bacteria to people: EU April 17, 2008 01:40 PM Results of a new study show that poultry raised on farms that have shifted to organic practices have significantly lower levels of antibiotic- and multi-drug resistant enterococci bacteria. ADVERTISEMENT Use of antibiotics in conventional animal food production has been linked to the rise in strains of disease-causing bacteria that are resistant to one or multiple antibiotics. The results suggest that removing antibiotic use from large-scale poultry farms in the US "can result in immediate and significant reductions in antibiotic resistance for some bacte...

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Organic Poultry Contains Dramatically Fewer Drug Resistant Bacteria

Organic Poultry Contains Dramatically Fewer Dru...

triplepundit.com 11 Aug '11, 12pm

Photo Credit: Amy R. Sapkota, University of Maryland Results of a new study show that poultry raised on farms that have sh...

Not too surprising: Organic Poultry Operations Have Fewer Antibiotic Resistant Germs

Not too surprising: Organic Poultry Operations ...

treehugger.com 11 Aug '11, 7pm

Chicken Nuggets Feeding. Image credit:, Flickr, PetroleumJelliffe Here's a big surprise. As reported by the Baltimore Sun ...

Organic chicken farms have fewer drug-resistant...

grist.org 10 Aug '11, 7pm

When poultry farms switch from conventional to organic farming practices, they almost immediately start seeing way fewer d...

Organic Farming Reduces Resistance of Bacteria ...

organicconsumers.org 10 Aug '11, 4pm

Poultry farmers who adopt organic practices and stop giving their birds antibiotics significantly reduce the resistance of...

Organic chicken raised without lots of antibiotics had less Salmonella than that from conventional livestock facilities

Organic chicken raised without lots of antibiot...

switchboard.nrdc.org 15 Aug '11, 6pm

The turkey recall I recently blogged about has focused a spotlight on the issue of antibiotic resistance, as evidenced by ...

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greenbiz.com 10 Aug '11, 3pm

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Try Organic Food And See The Difference In Your...

adsighted.com 25 Aug '11, 12am

As a dentist, the importance of organic or natural foods become crucial for one’s overall health, and I stress this point ...

Study: Dark beer contains more iron

Study: Dark beer contains more iron

mnn.com 11 Aug '11, 4pm

To analyze the 40 beers from 24 countries, including Spain, the researchers used a differential pulse adsorptive stripping...

15 Reasons to Eat Organic Food

organicconsumers.org 14 Aug '11, 5pm

1. In study after study, research from independent organizations consistently shows organic food is higher in nutrients th...