There are strict guidelines and strategies for the Swiss organic sector to maintain animal health and reduce antibiotics. Veterinarians need to be made aware of these guidelines.

Education and further training for veterinarians to familiarise them with organic farming strategies.

A training course was developed with farmers and veterinarians about animal husbandry in organic farming. This training course was composed of subjects such as the organic guidelines and mentality, as well as providing information on how to treat diseases with alternative medicine such as homoeopathy and phytotherapy. Furthermore, the veterinarians were informed on where to find detailed information on organic recognised products.

Ente che ha curato la pubblicazione
Barbara Früh, Mirjam Holinger, Manuela Helbing, Bernadette Oehen