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Britain lifts bird flu restrictions on duck farm – Reuters


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Britain lifts bird flu restrictions on duck farm
Reuters
LONDON (Reuters) – Britain on Sunday lifted restrictions on the movement of poultry in a six-mile (9.7-km) zone around a duck farm in northern England where the highly contagious H5N8 bird flu strain was found last month. The Department for Environment
Restrictions lifted at British bird flu farmAsiaOne

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Posted on 21 December 2014 | 9:46 am

Nafferton bird flu restrictions lifted – BBC News


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Nafferton bird flu restrictions lifted
BBC News
Restrictions on the movement of poultry in East Yorkshire after an outbreak of bird flu at a duck breeding farm have been lifted. The strain found on the farm at Nafferton was identified as H5N8 – the same type seen in outbreaks in Europe. The
Restrictions on poultry movement lifted after farm's bird flu outbreakDaily Mail
Bird flu restrictions lifted in East YorkshireFarmersWeekly
Bird flu restrictions lifted by DefraMid Devon Gazette
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Posted on 21 December 2014 | 5:50 am

South Korea halts US poultry imports due to bird flu – Economic Times


South Korea halts US poultry imports due to bird flu
Economic Times
SEOUL: South Korea has suspended imports of US poultry and poultry products because of an outbreak of bird flu in the United States, the Agriculture Ministry said in a statement on Sunday. The suspension, from Saturday, comes as South Korea is

Posted on 21 December 2014 | 3:27 am

South Korea halts US poultry imports due to bird flu in US – Reuters


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South Korea halts US poultry imports due to bird flu in US
Reuters
The suspension, from Saturday, comes as South Korea is struggling to contain its own outbreak of bird flu in birds. "This import suspension is a quarantine measure to prevent the HPAI virus from entering the country," the ministry statement said
BC avian flu virus has Asian origin new to North AmericaCBC.ca
Bird flu outbreak in Douglas County prompts warnings from state agriculture OregonLive.com
Bird Flu Found in 'Backyard' Oregon Poultry Flock, USDA SaysBloomberg
Statesman Journal -Capital Press
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Posted on 21 December 2014 | 2:56 am

No sign of bird flu in Pong Dam, Renuka, says Wildlife Dept – Chandigarh Tribune


No sign of bird flu in Pong Dam, Renuka, says Wildlife Dept
Chandigarh Tribune
Maintaining regular vigil against potential avian influenza infection in Pong Dam and Renuka Lake area, the Wildlife wing of the Forest Department today said though the report of the samples sent for testing were awaited, none of the birds showed any …

Posted on 20 December 2014 | 6:51 pm

Bird flu scare: Poultry birds on surveillance in Chandigarh – Economic Times


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Bird flu scare: Poultry birds on surveillance in Chandigarh
Economic Times
Amid reports suggesting a goose was sighted in and around the Sukhna lake despite culling more than 100 geese on December 18, Chandigarh administration has asked forest and wildlife department to find out whether it was a goose or a migratory bird.
Bird flu scare: 'Can you kill my neighbour's pesky parrot, please?'Hindustan Times
Bird flu notified in ChandigarhChandigarh Tribune
Chandigarh bird flu: 110 birds culled, Sukhna Lake closed for 10 daysZee News
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Posted on 20 December 2014 | 1:34 pm

Avian Flu Scan for Dec 19, 2014 – CIDRAP


Avian Flu Scan for Dec 19, 2014
CIDRAP
An H5N8 influenza virus has been detected in a backyard poultry flock in southwestern Oregon, the Oregon Department of Agriculture (ODA) reported today, just 3 days after H5N8 and H5N2 viruses were found in wild birds in neighboring Washington.

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 11:38 pm

BC poultry infected with avian flu virus never before seen in North America – CTV News


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BC poultry infected with avian flu virus never before seen in North America
CTV News
VANCOUVER — The avian flu virus involved in an outbreak in British Columbia is related to a deadly strain that has spread through Asia and is now affecting North American poultry for the first time, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency says. Experts

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 5:26 pm

What small flock owners should know about bird flu – KING5.com


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What small flock owners should know about bird flu
KING5.com
LYNDEN, WA -State agricultural experts met with about 50 people in Whatcom County to try and teach them preventive measures when it comes to bird flu. "I don't produce enough to be considered a farmer. I just raise poultry for our family," Jerry

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 5:20 pm

Japanese PM Orders ‘Thorough Measures’ After First Bird Flu Outbreak in 8 … – TIME


TIME

Japanese PM Orders 'Thorough Measures' After First Bird Flu Outbreak in 8
TIME
The owner of the farm in the country's southwest reported that 20 of his birds died suddenly over the weekend, following which a DNA test revealed the presence of the H5 strain of the bird flu virus, AFP reported. The affected farm, located in Miyazaki …
Japan culls 4000 chickens after bird flu outbreakBBC News
Japan confirms bird flu case, culls 4000 chickensFox News
Pathogenic bird flu strain detected at Miyazaki poultry farm; 4000 chickens to The Japan Times
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Posted on 16 December 2014 | 5:03 am

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Britain lifts bird flu restrictions on duck farm

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain on Sunday lifted restrictions on the movement of poultry in a six-mile (9.7-km) zone around a duck farm in northern England where the highly contagious H5N8 bird flu strain was found last month. The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra) said in a statement that all restrictions, including those covering the storage, transport and sourcing of meat …

Posted on 21 December 2014 | 9:45 am

Restrictions on poultry movement lifted after farm's bird flu outbreak

Around 6,000 ducks were culled on a farm near Driffield, East Yorkshire, after the H5N8 bird flu was discovered last month. Restrictions on nearby farms have now been lifted.

Posted on 21 December 2014 | 9:42 am

Bird flu restrictions lifted in East Yorkshire

All restrictions following the outbreak of avian flu in Yorkshire last month have been lifted, Defra has confirmed.

Posted on 21 December 2014 | 8:24 am

Bird flu poultry restrictions lifted

Restrictions on the movement of poultry in East Yorkshire after an outbreak of bird flu at a duck breeding farm are lifted.

Posted on 21 December 2014 | 5:54 am

South Korea halts U.S. poultry imports due to bird flu in U.S.

By Meeyoung Cho SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea has suspended imports of U.S. poultry and poultry products because of an outbreak of bird flu in the United States, the Agriculture Ministry said in a statement on Sunday. The suspension, from Saturday, comes as South Korea is struggling to contain its own outbreak of bird flu in birds. "This import suspension is a quarantine measure to prevent the …

Posted on 21 December 2014 | 3:42 am

Bird flu scare: Poultry birds on surveillance in Chandigarh

Chandigarh, Dec 20:  In the wake of bird flu scare, Chandigarh administration has begun surveillance on poultry birds within 10 km radius of the city even as fumigation and sanitation operations continued in and around Sukhna lake. "We have put

Posted on 20 December 2014 | 2:07 pm

Bird Flu Found in ‘Backyard’ Oregon Poultry Flock, USDA Says

The disease known as bird flu has been found in a “backyard” poultry flock in Oregon, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said, adding that there’s no immediate public health concern.

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 11:18 pm

Bird flu: Migratory birds under watch near Chandigarh's Sukhna Lake

A day after several geese were culled and Sukhna Lake was cordoned off following a bird flu scare, the administration today said it is also keeping a watch on migratory birds near the water body even as it assured that there was no outbreak of the disease in the city.

Posted on 19 December 2014 | 5:11 pm

Bird flu in Whatcom County linked to Wiser Lake area

The two separate strains of bird flu traced to wild birds in Whatcom County have been linked to the Wiser Lake area, which is three miles southwest of Lynden. Click to Continue »

Posted on 18 December 2014 | 5:42 am

Bird flu confirmed in wild birds in Whatcom County

Poultry producers and owners of backyard flocks can learn how to protect their birds at a town hall meeting this week in Lynden. Click to Continue »

Posted on 17 December 2014 | 1:18 am