Avian flu: Outbreaks in Leicestershire and Gloucestershire

Farmers Weekly

The H5N8 avian influenza strain has been confirmed in poultry and captive birds at a premises near Melton Mowbray in Leicestershire. 3km and 10km temporary control zones have been put in place to limit the risk of the disease spreading. Tests are ongoing to determine the pathogenicity of the strain, Defra said. See also: Avian […]

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