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TED talk on antibiotic free animal production

Leon Marchal, innovation director at DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences recently gave a TED talk on antibiotic free animal production.

Marchal: “As the United Nations organisation predicts that antimicrobial resistance will be our biggest killer by 2050, it should really scare the hell out of all of us.”

Leon Marchal, innovation director at DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences recently gave a TED talk on antibiotic free animal production.
Leon Marchal, innovation director at DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences recently gave a TED talk on antibiotic free animal production.

Leon Marchal is working on an urgently needed solution: transforming the massive, global animal feed industry. Learn why the overuse of antibiotics in animal products, from livestock feed to everyday pet treats, has skyrocketed worldwide and how we can take common-sense measures to stave off a potential epidemic.

Watch Leon’s extremely interesting TED talk