Avian Influenza Detected in West Tennessee Poultry Flock Amid Increasing Egg Prices

The highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) was recently detected in a commercial broiler chicken flock at a farm in Weakley County, the Tennessee State Veterinarian announced.

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Giles County Chicken Breeder Quarantined After Testing Positive for Avian Flu


Tennessee state department of agriculture officials have identified a third outbreak of avian flu. A flock of chickens at a commercial poultry breeding operation has tested positive for “low pathogenic avian influenza” (LPAI). It is not the same as the China H7N9 virus affecting Asia and is genetically distinct. The…

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