Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

There is a newer version of this site available at

Personal tools

You are here: Home / Animated / Global Perspectives – The Danish Experiment:

Send this page to someone

Fill in the email address of your friend, and we will send an email that contains a link to this page.
Address info
The e-mail address to send this link to.
Your email address.
A comment about this link.
The Danish Approach

A more formal and detailed description of the Danish approach to controlling animal-related antimicrobial resistance can be found at the following web sites:

Keep Antibiotics Working

DANMAP - the Danish Integrated Antimicrobial resistance Monitoring and Research Programme
(The latest DANMAP report can be downloaded.)

A somewhat more negative view can be found at:
Lessons from the Danish Ban on Feed-Grade Antibiotics

The attached Power Point file by Dr. Jeff Bender contains additional comments regarding the Danish approach to controlling antibiotic resistance.
Impact of the Danish Policy Banning Antimicrobial Growth Promoter Use in Danish Pork Production

A response by the U.S. pork industry.
"The Danish Experience"