Essential oils could help fight antibiotic resistance

Essential oils could help fight antibiotic resistance

Daniel Korzeniewski | Dreamstime.com

Essential oils, other herbal feed additives could play key role in defeating antibiotic resistance

Essential oils may not only have the capacity to replace growth-promoting antibiotics in animal feed, but could actually help turn the rising tide of antibiotic resistance. There’s just one problem: They’re not easy to use.