Denmark reports avian influenza outbreak on turkey farm

The 33,600-bird flock was slaughtered as a result
calendar icon 15 November 2022
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Denmark has reported an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza, or bird flu, on a turkey farm, Reuters reported on Monday, citing Paris-based World Organisation for Animal Health (WOAH).

The outbreak in the small town of Lundby killed 204 birds, with the rest of the 33,600-strong flock slaughtered, WOAH said in a report, citing information from the Danish authorities.

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