Increasing numbers of people are joining the locally grown food movement, purchasing fresh, organic produce from local farmer’s markets and community supported agriculture programs. Find out why it’s important to buy locally grown food and where to find resources in your area.
The non-therapeutic use of antibiotics in farm animals has been an almost universal practice in industry farms since the 1940s to promote growth and feed efficiency. Controversial legislation has been proposed to ban antibiotic use in healthy animals. This article offers both sides of the arguments.