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

Poultry News

Bird Flu Spread Continues in Nigeria with Three New Outbreaks

06 April 2016

NIGERIA - Three new outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza have been reported in Plateau province in Nigeria.

Over 18,000 birds were culled, and 278 birds died from the disease, in the H5N1 strain outbreaks.

The birds affected included pullets and layers on two farms and one backyard operation.

Further Reading

You can visit the avian 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