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Aggressive H5N8 Bird Flu Strain Prompts Duck Culls in Europe - Care2.com;

Aggressive H5N8 Bird Flu Strain Prompts Duck Culls in Europe - Care2.com

Care2.comAggressive H5N8 Bird Flu Strain Prompts Duck Culls in EuropeCare2.comAn estimated 190,000 ducks have been culled in the Netherlands as health authorities attempt to stop the spread of a highly virulent strain of bird flu throughout northern Europe. The outbreak affected six farms near the village of Biddinghuizen, about ...and more »

Japan orders chicken cull on third bird flu outbreak in less than a week - Fox News;

Japan orders chicken cull on third bird flu outbreak in less than a week - Fox News

Fox NewsJapan orders chicken cull on third bird flu outbreak in less than a weekFox NewsTOKYO – Japan has started culling another 230,000 chickens after the discovery of a highly contagious form of bird flu on a farm in the north of the country, the local government said. The latest bird flu outbreak in Joetsu City in Niigata prefecture ...and more »

Bird Flu hits Europe - KCRG;

Bird Flu hits Europe - KCRG

KCRGBird Flu hits EuropeKCRGThe World Organization for Animal Health reports the highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N8 in Austria, Croatia, Denmark, Germany, Hungry, the Netherlands, Poland Sweden, Switzerland, and Russia despite biosecurity efforts. More outbreaks have also ...and more »

Avian Flu Outbreak Expected in Europe and Asia - Nature World News;

Avian Flu Outbreak Expected in Europe and Asia - Nature World News

Nature World NewsAvian Flu Outbreak Expected in Europe and AsiaNature World NewsIt's back. Incidents of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) have increased across Europe and Asia. The World Organization for Animal Health claimed that Europeans should expect more avian flu cases this season. Deputy Director General of the World ...and more »

Avian Flu Still Causing Problems in West Africa - ThePoultrySite.com;

Avian Flu Still Causing Problems in West Africa - ThePoultrySite.com

ThePoultrySite.comAvian Flu Still Causing Problems in West AfricaThePoultrySite.comWEST AFRICA - Whilst outbreaks of H5N8 highly pathogenic avian influenza have been spreading through Europe, India and the Middle East in the past few weeks, West Africa has been struggling with the disease for a long time. The H5N1 type of avian flu ...and more »

Japan culling 230000 more birds over avian flu - TODAYonline;

Japan culling 230000 more birds over avian flu - TODAYonline

TODAYonlineJapan culling 230000 more birds over avian fluTODAYonlineSoldiers of the Ground Self-Defence Force remove chickens from cages at a chicken farm in Sekikawa, Niigata prefecture, on Dec 1, 2016. Photo: Ground Self-Defence Force via AFP. mail · print. View all 0 comments ...and more »

Trump calls Pakistan 'amazing', offers to play 'any role' in solving its problems - Daily News & Analysis;

Trump calls Pakistan 'amazing', offers to play 'any role' in solving its problems - Daily News & Analysis

Daily News & AnalysisTrump calls Pakistan 'amazing', offers to play 'any role' in solving its problemsDaily News & AnalysisUS President-elect Donald Trump has told Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that he is willing to play any role that Pakistan wants to address and find solutions to the country's outstanding problems. Trump made the remarks when Sharif called him last night ...and more »

Bird Flu Outbreak In Japan Started, Culling Also Started - iTech Post;

Bird Flu Outbreak In Japan Started, Culling Also Started - iTech Post

iTech PostBird Flu Outbreak In Japan Started, Culling Also StartediTech PostJapan health authorities have confirmed a highly contagious bird flu strain in poultry in two prefectures in northern Japan, with culling of hundreds of thousands of birds starting Tuesday at the affected areas. About 40 chicken farm in Niigata were ...and more »

Niigata records another bird flu outbreak; 230000 chickens culled - The Japan Times;

Niigata records another bird flu outbreak; 230000 chickens culled - The Japan Times

The Japan TimesNiigata records another bird flu outbreak; 230000 chickens culledThe Japan TimesNIIGATA – An outbreak of bird flu is suspected in a coastal area of Niigata Prefecture, the local government said Wednesday, following the recent discovery of highly pathogenic avian flu in an inland area. The announcement came as the country is trying ...and more »

H5N8 avian flu outbreak expands to Egypt - CIDRAP;

H5N8 avian flu outbreak expands to Egypt - CIDRAP

CIDRAPH5N8 avian flu outbreak expands to EgyptCIDRAPEgypt today reported its first highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza detection, making it the third country in the Middle East to report the new H5 clade, which has also spread to several European countries after it was first identified in Russian ...and more »

Europe Culls 400000 Birds to Prevent Spread of Avian Flu - AgWeb;

Europe Culls 400000 Birds to Prevent Spread of Avian Flu - AgWeb

AgWebEurope Culls 400000 Birds to Prevent Spread of Avian FluAgWebOutbreaks of the highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza are spreading across Europe, prompting the culling of thousands of birds. The World Organization for Animal Health has confirmed avian influenza in 10 European countries, including France, Croatia ...and more »

Egypt reports outbreak of H5N8 bird flu in wild birds - Al-Arabiya;

Egypt reports outbreak of H5N8 bird flu in wild birds - Al-Arabiya

Al-ArabiyaEgypt reports outbreak of H5N8 bird flu in wild birdsAl-ArabiyaHighly contagious H5N8 bird flu virus was found in two wild birds in the northern part of Egypt. (File photo: AP). Reuters, Paris Wednesday, 30 November 2016. Text size A A A. Egypt reported an outbreak of the highly contagious H5N8 bird flu virus in ...and more »

H5N8 Avian Influenza in India - The Disease Daily;

H5N8 Avian Influenza in India - The Disease Daily

The Disease DailyH5N8 Avian Influenza in IndiaThe Disease DailyJust one month after being declared free from the highly pathogenic H5N1 strain of Avian Influenza, India reported several outbreaks of a different strain, H5N8 [1]. The National Delhi Zoological Park in New Delhi reported deaths of nine water birds ...and more »

Egypt reports outbreak of H5N8 bird flu in wild birds: OIE - The Daily Star;

Egypt reports outbreak of H5N8 bird flu in wild birds: OIE - The Daily Star

The Daily StarEgypt reports outbreak of H5N8 bird flu in wild birds: OIEThe Daily StarTwo common coots were found dead in Damietta during routine epidemiological surveillance activity, the Egyptian authorities said in the report. Recommended. Entities. Countries. Egypt. Diseases. bird flu. Advertisement. Comments. Your feedback is ...and more »

Bird flu found at small poultry farm in Germany - Reuters

Bird flu found at small poultry farm in GermanyReutersHAMBURG A case of high risk H5N8 bird flu has been found on a small farm in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern in east Germany, state authorities said on Wednesday. The farm has about 300 chickens, ducks and geese, said the Mecklenburg-Vorpommern state ...and more »

Bird flu on Britain's doorstep as virus hits Calais - GlobalMeatNews.com;

Bird flu on Britain's doorstep as virus hits Calais - GlobalMeatNews.com

GlobalMeatNews.comBird flu on Britain's doorstep as virus hits CalaisGlobalMeatNews.comA highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza (AI) strain has been detected in a flock of wild ducks in Calais, putting UK authorities on high alert. France's Ministry of Agriculture has confirmed 25 wild ducks in Marck, a commune of Calais, have been ...and more »

South Korea confirms more cases of deadly bird flu - The Straits Times;

South Korea confirms more cases of deadly bird flu - The Straits Times

The Straits TimesSouth Korea confirms more cases of deadly bird fluThe Straits TimesLocal sanitation officials culling chickens at a farm in Hwaseong, south of Seoul, South Korea, on Nov 30, 2016. PHOTO: EPA. Published. Nov 30, 2016, 6:52 pm SGT. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp Email More. Share Tweet Linkedin Pin Google+ Reddit Print ...and more »

Japan culling 330000 birds to fight avian flu - Asia Times;

Japan culling 330000 birds to fight avian flu - Asia Times

Asia TimesJapan culling 330000 birds to fight avian fluAsia TimesJapan has begun slaughtering more than 330,000 farm birds in an attempt to contain its first outbreaks of a highly contagious strain of avian flu in nearly two years, the government said on Tuesday. Top government spokesman Yoshihide Suga announced ...and more »

Japan Culls Most Poultry Since 2011 as Bird Flu Confirmed - AgWeb

Japan Culls Most Poultry Since 2011 as Bird Flu ConfirmedAgWebJapan ordered the culling of 326,500 poultry after confirming bird flu in two northern Japanese farms, marking the worst outbreak of the disease since 2011, according to the Agriculture Ministry. Authorities began culling about 310,000 chickens in one ...and more »

Highly Contagious Bird Flu Outbreak In Japan Prompts Officials To Kill 300000 Chickens And Ducks - Huffington Post;

Highly Contagious Bird Flu Outbreak In Japan Prompts Officials To Kill 300000 Chickens And Ducks - Huffington Post

Huffington PostHighly Contagious Bird Flu Outbreak In Japan Prompts Officials To Kill 300000 Chickens And DucksHuffington PostWorkers wearing protective suits cull ducks after some tested positive for H5 bird flu at a poultry farm in Aomori, northern Japan. November 29, 2016. TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan has started culling more than 300,000 chickens and ducks after the discovery ...and more »