Australia has the same issues with food production as the US. 86% of your $spend at the supermarket goes towards paying for processing & marketing, buying shelf space, a mere 14% goes to the farmer. Even our grass fed animals in Australia usually go to intensive feed lots for a while and are finished on grain to fatten them up before slaughter.
Antibiotics in the Meat & Dairy Industry & Antibiotic Resistance in Humans.
New report commissioned by by UK Prime Minister David Cameron, estimates that by 2050 antibiotic resistance will have killed 300 million people by 2050. It is estimated the global cost will hit $100 trillion by 2050.