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Bird Flu

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  • Bird flu confirmed in second North Dakota poultry flock

    Bird flu has been confirmed in a second commercial poultry flock in North Dakota, state officials announced Friday.
  • Midwest bird flu outbreak: Questions and answers

    Midwest bird flu outbreak: Questions and answers
    Scientists believe 70-degree temperatures will kill the deadly bird flu virus — and the change in weather can't come fast enough for producers in some Midwestern states struggling to contain a virulent strain that has doomed nearly 6.7 million...

    Barron County turkey flock is sixth with bird flu in state

    The deadly bird flu virus has been detected in a 90,000 turkey flock in Barron County. The Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection says that is the sixth report of bird flu in the state in 10 days. Nearly 1.3 million birds...

    Minnesota governor declares state of emergency over bird flu

    Minnesota governor declares state of emergency over bird flu
     Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton declared a peacetime state of emergency Thursday to fight a deadly form of bird flu that has already killed millions of birds in the country's top turkey-producing state. Dayton signed an executive order directing the...

    As bird flu spreads, USDA working on vaccine

    As bird flu spreads, USDA working on vaccine
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture is working on a vaccine to counter a deadly strain of bird flu, as losses to poultry producers mount. A pure "seed strain" would target the H5N2 virus — which has already cost Midwest turkey and chicken producers...