John Kerr posted in avian influenza • bird flu • H5N8 • infectious disease • poultry • public health on November 18th, 2014.
The discovery of avian flu-infected birds in UK and Dutch poultry farms has authorities scrambling to contain the disease. This week, separate detections of avian influenza in Yorkshire, UK and Hekendorp in the Netherlands have lead to large culls of all poultry within set protection zones around the farms affected. The strain detected in the Netherlands, […]
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