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Antimicrobial resistance
Website to help pig producers record data on antibiotic use

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A NEW website – in effect an electronic medicines book – has been launched to help UK pig producers collect accurate data on on-farm antibiotic use.

The eMB-Pigs website has been developed by AHDB Pork, the organisation for pig levy payers in England, and the Veterinary Medicines Directorate (VMD), with support from Northern Ireland and the levy bodies in Scotland and Wales. Explaining the rationale for the new site, Martin Smith, veterinary team …

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