Sweden Reports New ND Outbreak

by 5m Editor
16 February 2011, at 12:05am

SWEDEN - There has been another outbreak of Newcastle disease (ND), in a different region from the one previously reported.

The veterinary authority sent Immediate Notification dated 15 February to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE),

It outlines an outbreak of ND on a layer farm at Enköping in the region of Uppsala, starting on 11 February. The farm had 14,500 laying hens. There is a history of egg drop during the recent weeks.

Further Reading

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