Ukraine pork producers want to raise antibiotic-free pigs

The Association of Pig Breeders of Ukraine, with the support of FAO, prepares national standard in which new
requirements for pork producers.
The document suggests a refusal to use antibiotics in growing animals due to the fact that it can lead to resistance the population of the country to these medicines.
However, a public opinion poll conducted by the company Nielsen Shows Ukrainian Consumers Are Not Concerned this problem and are not ready to overpay for environmentally friendly clean meat.
MARKET RESEARCH REPORTS