converting website visitors - news, features, articles and disease information for the poultry industry

Poultry News

More Avian Flu Hits Poultry Farms in Taiwan

04 November 2015

TAIWAN - There have been five more outbreaks of H5N2 highly pathogenic avian influenza in Taiwan.

The outbreaks occurred in Yunlin, Changhua and Pingtung county. Three duck farms, one chicken farm and one abattoir were the affected premises. The duck farms were found to be infected following trace-back investigations from the abattoir.

Culling, disinfection and intensified surveillance are all in operation to try and prevent the disease spreading.

Further Reading

Visit our bird flu page by clicking here.

ThePoultrySite News Desk

Related News

Our Sponsors


Seasonal Picks

Animal Welfare Science, Husbandry and Ethics: The Evolving Story of Our Relationship with Farm Animals