Avian influenza continues to unfold in Could
The USDA says as of Friday, there at the moment are 283 poultry flocks affected by highly-pathogenic avian influenza scattered throughout 32 states.
USDA says 171 of the flocks are business growers and 112 are yard flocks. Greater than 37 million birds have been depopulated due to avian influenza.
New instances this month embody a yard flock in Pierce County, Wisconsin (30 birds), a yard flock in Bremer County Iowa (50 birds), yard flocks in Carver County (38) and Chisago County, Minnesota (30), and yard flocks in Day County (80), Hamlin County, South Dakota. (20),
A business turkey flock in Beadle County South Dakota was reported Wednesday, affecting 56,200 birds and one other business turkey flock of 19,300 birds examined optimistic for avian influenza Wednesday in Barron County, Wisconsin. Barron County has a number of turkey producers, and 5 instances have been reported in that county alone impacting a complete of virtually 224-thousand birds, with all however 150 of them turkeys.