Poultry farming, climate change, and drivers of antimicrobial resistance in India

Jennifer Cole, Jayant Desphande

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Applying a socio-ecological systems approach to challenges facing poultry farmers in Bangalore shows that climate change is a strong influencer on how antibiotics are used in commercial broiler farming due to the pressures it places on farming livelihoods and the health of the birds raised in increasingly stressful conditions.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)e494-e495
Number of pages2
JournalThe Lancet Planetary Health
Issue number12
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 2019


  • Climate change
  • disease
  • poultry

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