New Bird Flu Outbreaks Found in Ghana

GHANA - Two new outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza have been found in Ghana's Ashanti and Greater Accra regions.
calendar icon 30 June 2016
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Ghana's last avian flu report to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) was in May. Ghana's outbreaks have become less frequent following a spate of outbreaks last year.

The farms affected were both layer operations, and 4000 birds died and nearly 2000 more were destroyed to prevent the disease spreading.

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