Cull of 8,000 ducks after avian flu outbreak at Norfolk farm

Farmers Weekly

About 8,000 ducks are being culled following an avian flu outbreak at a farm run by the UK’s largest supplier of ducks to supermarkets. The highly pathogenic H5N8 strain of the disease was detected in a duck at Homelea Farm, in Great Ellingham, near Attleborough, on Sunday 20 December. Defra said all 8,000 breeding ducks […]

The post Cull of 8,000 ducks after avian flu outbreak at Norfolk farm appeared first on Farmers Weekly

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *