BOA1

Featured post

#Assessment of #risk associated with #influenza A(#H5N8) virus, 17 November 2016 (@WHO)

  Title : #Assessment of #risk associated with #influenza A(#H5N8) virus, 17 November 2016. Subject : Avian Influenza, H5N8 subtype, multi...

12 Nov 2016

#Germany, #Schleswig-Holstein to destroy 30,000 #birds infected with #H5N8 #avian #influenza virus (Bild, Nov. 12 ‘16)


Title: #Germany, #Schleswig-Holstein to destroy 30,000 #birds infected with #H5N8 #avian #influenza virus.

Subject: Avian Influenza, H5N8 subtype, epizootics in poultry and wild birds, Germany.

Source: Bild, full page: (LINK). Article in German, edited.

Code: [     ]
_____

30,000 birds to be destroyed at a Twedt farm

12.11.2016 - 16:06

Kiel - now also the first large-scale operation is affected by the avian influenza in Schleswig-Holstein.

For the first time since the outbreak of the bird flu epidemic this year, it has now hit a large farm animal farm in the municipality of Twedt in Schleswig-Holstein. The high-infected H5N8 virus was detected in a closed chickens plant with 30 000 animals, as Agriculture Minister Robert Habeck (Greens) on Saturday communicated.

All animals must now be killed according to the poultry plague regulation.

(…)

-

Keywords: Germany; H5N8; Avian Influenza; Poultry.

------