Chick-Fil-A backtracks from its no-antibiotics-in-chicken pledge, blames projected supply shortages

[ad_1] ATLANTA — The fast-food chain Chick-Fil-A backtracked from its decade-old “no antibiotics ever” pledge intended to help prevent human antibiotic resistance linked to the rampant use of the drugs in livestock production. Instead, the company said in a statement that it will embrace a standard known as “no antibiotics important to human medicine,” often … Read more