Avian flu: Cull of 10,5000 turkeys after Yorkshire outbreak

Farmers Weekly

Highly pathogenic avian influenza has been confirmed at a turkey-fattening site in North Yorkshire and all 10,500 birds will be culled. The H5N8 bird flu strain was confirmed at the farm near Northallerton on Saturday 28 November. To stop the disease spreading, a 3km protection zone and 10km surveillance zone have been put in place. […]

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