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Tyson Foods To Stop Using Antibiotics In Its Chickens

The country’s biggest chicken processor said it’s going to stop using antibiotics in its birds.

Tyson Foods said the move will make it the world’s leading producer of chicken raised without the drug.

With me to talk about this is John Glisson. He is vice president of research for the U.S. Poultry and Egg Association.

Mark Brodie is a co-host of The Show, KJZZ’s locally produced news magazine. Since starting at KJZZ in 2002, Brodie has been a host, reporter and producer, including several years covering the Arizona Legislature, based at the Capitol.