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by Hannah Leitheiser

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#antibiotics #medicine

Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats

Maryn McKenna

2017

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2019-09-30

"The results confirmed something: In the 50 years since Jukes performed his experiment, growth promoters lost the power the industry thought they had. Companies recognizing that would gain an advantage because big customers and small were rejecting meat raised with antibiotics." - Maryn McKenna, Big Chicken: The Incredible Story of How Antibiotics Created Modern Agriculture and Changed the Way the World Eats (2017)

Consumer Report 2018