Is It True That Farmers Feed Antibiotics To Livestock To Make Them Grow Faster?

May 26, 2011 by  
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“Up Close and Cattle” Image credit:Flickr, Alex E. Proimos I always thought the ‘it makes them grow faster’ reasoning for why they put antibiotics in animal feed was a myth and that the truth was more complex.

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Falling Crime Rates in Big Cities a Key to Sustainable Future

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Photo credit: aurelien via Flickr /CC BY-SA US Crime Rates Hit Lowest Level in 40 Years We spill a lot of digital ink here on Treehugger insisting that dense, urban environments are crucial to the future of sustainable living. Lloyd has pointed out the numerous benefits to city living — it’s more efficient, less resource and energy intensive, and, since you’re walking more,

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