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By admin On Friday, January 22nd, 2021
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Czech Republic reports 2nd outbreak of highly infectious H5N8 bird flu in a week

The Czech Republic has reported its second H5N8 bird flu outbreak in as many days after not seeing any for nearly a year, its State Veterinary Administration said on Friday. Around half of a flock of 30 birds died More...

By admin On Saturday, January 16th, 2021
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Iraq: Bird flu blamed for deaths of tens of thousands of chickens

Iraq: Bird flu blamed for deaths of tens of thousands of chickens Local authorities said a buffer zone was being imposed on the infected region Alex MacDonald Fri, 01/15/2021 – 16:04  More...

By admin On Thursday, January 14th, 2021
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Hungary to slaughter 101,000 hens after bird flu outbreak at single farm

More than 101,000 hens are to be slaughtered at a single farm in Hungary after a laboratory confirmed the presence of avian flu at the site, the country’s food safety authority (NEBIH) said on Thursday. The site More...

By admin On Friday, January 8th, 2021
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Foie Gras Producers Call for Mass Duck Cull Due to Outbreaks of Bird Flu

The number of outbreaks of bird flu in southwestern France has reached 124, double the number a week earlier, the French Ministry of Agriculture said. Sputnik News – World News, Breaking News & Top Stories  More...

By admin On Friday, January 8th, 2021
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Outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu virus detected in Lithuanian poultry

The World Organisation for Animal Health has reported a new outbreak of bird flu among backyard poultry in Lithuania. Suspicions were raised after the sudden death of several chickens and turkeys in the city of More...

By admin On Monday, December 7th, 2020
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UK to cull 25,000 turkeys after NINTH bird flu outbreak this year

The UK’s Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) has announced a cull of around 25,000 turkeys after officials confirmed an outbreak of the H5N8 strain of avian influenza at a farm in Norfolk, More...

By admin On Thursday, December 3rd, 2020
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Germany to slaughter 29,000 chickens after bird flu outbreak on poultry farm

Regional authorities in Germany announced that around 29,000 chickens will be slaughtered in the country’s eastern area of Mecklenburgische Seenplatte after an outbreak of the H5N8 strain of bird flu. In recent More...

By admin On Monday, November 30th, 2020
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South Korea culls 19,000 ducks after highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu outbreak strikes farm

Some 19,000 ducks have been culled in South Korea after a farm was hit by an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu – the same strain which has afflicted Europe in recent weeks and led to the culling More...

By admin On Sunday, November 29th, 2020
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English farm to cull 10,500 turkeys as concern grows over wave of bird flu from Europe

More than ten thousands turkeys will be slaughtered at a poultry farm in northern England, following the discovery there of H5N8 bird flu. The culling comes amid fears of an avian flu outbreak originating in Europe. Medical More...

By admin On Saturday, November 28th, 2020
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Bird Flu Outbreak Detected in Western Belgium, Report Says

BRUSSELS (Sputnik) – The H5N5 bird flu has been found in the Menen municipality of Belgium’s province of West Flanders, Belgian media reported. Sputnik News – World News, Breaking News & Top Stories  More...