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COUNCIL, PLAYING CHICKEN WITH ANTIBIOTICS: PREVIOUSLY UNDISCLOSED FDA DOCUMENTS SHOW ANTIBIOTIC FEED ADDITIVES DON'T MEET THE AGENCY'S OWN SAFETY STANDARDS 2 (2014), https://perma.
The effects of subtherapeutic levels of antibiotic feed additives on growth rate and feed efficiency have been reported in cattle, swine, and poultry for more than 50 years (Jukes et al.
Antibiotic feed additives have been an important part of swine growth as they help young pigs avoid sickness from bacteria.