Deadly cull

The Poultry Bulletin - - CONTENTS -

At least 200 000 chick­ens will be culled in the Philip­pines af­ter the coun­try re­ported its first ever out­break of avian in­fluenza.

Af­ter the disease was de­tected on six farms in Pam­panga prov­ince, the gov­ern­ment un­der­took a com­plete cull of all birds within a six kilo­me­tre ra­dius, im­posed a quar­an­tine zone, and im­ple­mented a seven kilo­me­tre surveil­lance area around the lo­ca­tion.¡

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