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Protecting the state from highly infectious avian flu – The Frederick News
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Officials are taking seriously the threat of avian flu coming to Maryland, and the poultry exhibit ban is a precaution they hope will mitigate the danger or extent of an infestation. According to a recent Associated Press story, “Maryland's top
Georgia agriculture officials work to keep avian flu out of state | www WSB Radio
State gearing up to respond to avian influenza outbreak | Online Athens Online Athens
The Tryon Daily Bulletin – State is preparing for possible avian influenza Tryon Daily Bulletin

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Posted on 28 July 2015 | 6:06 am

Bird Flu Conference – Sioux City – KMEG 14, FOX 44, News, Weather, Sports … – Siouxland News


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Bird Flu Conference – Sioux City – KMEG 14, FOX 44, News, Weather, Sports
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Poultry producers affected by this spring's bird flu outbreak in Iowa are coming together for a conference on the effects of the virus. Iowa Governor Terry Branstad and US Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack will host that two–day conference in Des Moines. It
Poultry industry, government meet in Iowa on bird flu | Local News – KCCI Home KCCI Des Moines

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Posted on 28 July 2015 | 3:55 am

Resurgence of Bird Flu in Nigeria and Beyond, Articles | THISDAY LIVE – THISDAY Live


Resurgence of Bird Flu in Nigeria and Beyond, Articles | THISDAY LIVE
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Crusoe Osagie writes on rising concerns over the resurgence of Avian Influenza in Nigeria and other countries. Nigeria was first hit by Bird Flu in 2006, leading to the death of one person and millions of poultry birds. The 2006 Bird Flu crisis in

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Posted on 28 July 2015 | 3:28 am

Bird flu depleting supermarket cold cuts – WAOW – Newsline 9, Wausau News … – WAOW


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Bird flu depleting supermarket cold cuts – WAOW – Newsline 9, Wausau News
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Bird flu has wiped out 10 poultry flocks in Wisconsin and more than 100 in Minnesota. When the flu virus is found in a bird, the whole flock is destroyed. The store director of Wausau's Pick 'n Save says his deli hasn't carried fresh-cut turkey meat

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Posted on 28 July 2015 | 12:05 am

First bird flu, now holiday baking seen boosting egg prices : Business – St … – STLtoday.com


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First bird flu, now holiday baking seen boosting egg prices : Business – St
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Prices for the producers of goods and services rose modestly in June, a sign that broader inflation is being kept in check. But an outbreak of avian influenza caused the cost of eggs to nearly double, as prices soared at the fastest pace ever recorded.
Bird flu, holiday baking driving up egg prices | The ColumbianThe Columbian
First bird flu, now holidays boost egg prices | The Salt Lake TribuneSalt Lake Tribune
First bird flu, now holiday baking seen boosting egg prices – Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune

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Posted on 27 July 2015 | 9:29 pm

Stores short on turkey because of bird flu | Local News – WISN Home – WISN Milwaukee


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Stores short on turkey because of bird flu | Local News – WISN Home
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The reason isn't because of demand, but rather bird flu. "All suppliers have experienced a reduction of available product due to Avian Flu reducing turkey flock size earlier this year," James Hyland of Roundy's Supermarkets said. A viewer sent in the
Letter: Bird Flu Devastating U.S. Egg Industry | GJFreePress.comGrand Junction Free Press
SE Wisconsin grocery stores have shortage of turkey thanks to bird flu – News WSAU
Cherokee Chronicle Times: Local News: Avian Bird Flu Epidemic waning (07/27/15)Chronicle Times
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Posted on 27 July 2015 | 4:52 pm

Germany culls 10,000 hens after confirmed bird flu case | Fox News – Fox News


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Germany culls 10,000 hens after confirmed bird flu case | Fox News
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German authorities have slaughtered around 10,000 hens after a case of bird flu was confirmed at a poultry farm in the northwestern state of Lower Saxony, the state's agriculture ministry said on Monday. Germany's animal health body, the Friedrich
Case of low-risk H7N7 bird flu found at German poultry farmYahoo News

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Posted on 27 July 2015 | 3:10 pm

Farmers restocking their flocks as bird flu winds down – Madison.com


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Farmers restocking their flocks as bird flu winds down
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The federal government hasn't detected any new cases of H5N2 avian influenza in over a month, so the focus has shifted to recovery and preparations in case wild birds that can carry the disease bring it back this fall as they migrate south. A USDA
Farmers restocking their flocks as avian flu winds downKARE

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Posted on 27 July 2015 | 12:51 am

Bird flu creates shortage of poultry meat for the Rockford region – WREX-TV


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Bird flu creates shortage of poultry meat for the Rockford region
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Illinois has been feeling the effects of the bird flu when it comes to egg prices for a few months now. But recently, delis in the Rockford area are facing another problem, shortages in poultry meat. "A lot of the stuff we get is from Sara Lee which is

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Posted on 26 July 2015 | 10:12 pm

Bird flu raising egg prices at restaurants – DesMoinesRegister.com


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Bird flu raising egg prices at restaurants
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Stone, who also owns the Waveland Cafe in Booneville, said egg prices are now about double what he paid before avian influenza wiped out millions of laying hens and turkeys this spring. Initially, his egg prices had skyrocketed three times higher.

Posted on 25 July 2015 | 1:01 am

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Hoaglund Enterprises awarded contract to evaluate Avian Flu affected equipment

Hoaglund Enterprises, Inc.,dba Asset Equipment Appraisals & Brokerage (AEAB), a leading Nationally Certified Appraisal company is pleased to announce that they have been awarded a contract to appraise Avian Flu affected equipment that cannot be disinfected …

Posted on 28 July 2015 | 6:04 am

Avian flu found in Germany

A case of the bird flu strain H7N7 has been found on a poultry farm in Emsland in north Germany. Confirmed by the Directorate of Animal Health, Animal Welfare in Germany, the virus killed 50 of 10,104 susceptible birds, with the remaining birds culled …

Posted on 28 July 2015 | 3:10 am

Nigeria: Resurgence of Bird Flu in Nigeria and Beyond

Crusoe Osagie writes on rising concerns over the resurgence of Avian Influenza in Nigeria and other countries. Nigeria was first hit by Bird Flu in 2006, leading to the death of one person and millions of poultry birds. The 2006 Bird Flu crisis in Nigeria …

Posted on 28 July 2015 | 2:34 am

Jacobson: Avian flu devastating U.S. egg industry

The U.S. egg industry is reeling from a colossal outbreak of avian flu, mostly among egg-laying chickens. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, 48 million birds, accounting for 11 percent of the nation’s egg-laying hens, have been slaughtered …

Posted on 27 July 2015 | 10:19 pm

Farmers restocking their flocks as bird flu winds down

MINNEAPOLIS | Three months after bird flu wiped out two of Greg Langmo’s flocks, he’s among the first to start growing turkeys again. He lost half of a year’s normal production and income and won’t be able to sell turkeys for months, but the central …

Posted on 27 July 2015 | 9:39 pm

Farms rebound after avian flu outbreak

ST. PAUL, Minn. — After months of worry and loss, Minnesota’s turkey farmers are rebounding after the avian flu outbreak in spring. Seventy-one of the 108 impacted farms will be eligible to restock this week, according to the Minnesota Board of Animal Health.

Posted on 27 July 2015 | 5:11 pm

Maryland Vulnerable After Avian Flu Hits Poultry Industry Hard

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — It’s devastated poultry operations in the Midwest and now avian influenza has a very strong chance of making it here to Maryland. Alex DeMetrick reports the state’s Department of Agriculture is already preparing. A powerful strain …

Posted on 27 July 2015 | 4:43 pm

First bird flu, now holiday baking seen boosting egg prices

CHICAGO • U.S. egg prices, already at a record after an outbreak of avian influenza earlier this year, will rise even higher in the fall with the onset of the so-called holiday baking season, according to one supplier. While prices are stabilizing now …

Posted on 27 July 2015 | 2:32 pm

Germany culls 10,000 hens after confirmed bird flu case

German authorities have slaughtered around 10,000 hens after a case of bird flu was confirmed at a poultry farm in the northwestern state of Lower Saxony, the state’s agriculture ministry said on Monday. Germany’s animal health body, the Friedrich Loeffler …

Posted on 27 July 2015 | 8:36 am

Avian Bird Flu Epidemic waning

With the increasing heat of July temperatures, the Avian Influenza epidemic seems to be waning. However, experts are still expressing concern that another bird flu outbreak this fall could resurface when the wild bird migration beings anew. Under USDA …

Posted on 27 July 2015 | 1:02 am