Avian Influenza

Avian Influenza Raising its Ugly Head in China? Check out for the Facts!

With dire consequences for poultry industry, international trade, farmers’ livelihoods, avian influenza has drawn attention of global community since the last few years. During outbreaks, the usual policy is that of culling all the poultry (irrespective of being healthy or infected), so as to stop the further spread of the disease. This, in turn, incurs […]

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Stern Calls to Action to prevent all 50 states from contracting H5N1!

Maine is witnessing an increasing number of cases of fatal avian influenza. Avian influenza, better known as H5N1, raised its ugly head in Maine in a petite flock in the Knox county in the month of February. This has put the state on “high alert”. Those who are the keepers of backyard poultry flocks are […]

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