New! FoodID's Kevin Lo in Science Magazine – “Raised without Antibiotics” Label Claims Lack Integrity

EurekAlert!: Research shows ‘raised without antibiotics’ label claim in beef cattle lacks integrity

, , , April 7, 2022

George Washington University announces new study in Science Magazine that suggests that some cattle processed for the ‘Raised without Antibiotics’ market have been treated with antibiotics.

‘”Raised without Antibiotics’ production is a market-based solution to a serious public health issue, but the system only works if labels are verified. The authors recommend that the USDA and retailers strengthen verification and enforcement. “

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