This paper describes the latest developments in the Dutch bovine veterinary and dairy sector concerning the on-farm usage of antibiotics issue. Both communication on responsible medicine application (i.e. workshop) and providing farmers with the insight into their on-farm antibiotic usage, motivates and encourages farmers to reduce antibiotic usage and discuss on and/or change management that increase the risk of the usage of antibiotics.
|Title of host publication||XV ISAH Congress|
|Subtitle of host publication||Animal Hygiene and Livestock Production|
|Place of Publication||Vienna|
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - 2011|
|Event||International Society for Animal Hygiene (ISAH) Congress - Vienna, Austria, Austria|
Duration: 03 Jul 2011 → 07 Jul 2011
|Conference||International Society for Animal Hygiene (ISAH) Congress|
|Period||03/07/11 → 07/07/11|
Boersema, S. J., van Knapen, F., Lievaart, J., & Noordhuizen, J. (2011). Responsible antibiotic application in the Dutch dairy sector; initiatives of veterinary practices. In XV ISAH Congress: Animal Hygiene and Livestock Production (Vol. Vol.I, pp. 289-291). ISAH.