Wednesday, December 03, 2014

Branswell: Two More Canadian Farms Infected With H5 Avian Virus


Credit @HelenBranswell 


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Via Canadian Press’s Helen Branswell’s Twitter feed, we get word that two more farms in the Fraser Valley have tested positive for the H5 virus, although the exact subtype of the virus has yet to be identified.


Avian flu found at two more B.C. farms, total under quarantine now four

Vancouver — The Canadian Press

Published Wednesday, Dec. 03 2014, 4:33 PM EST

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency says two more farms have been placed under quarantine due to avian influenza in B.C.’s Fraser Valley, bringing the total to four.

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For additional background on avian flu outbreaks in British Columbia you may wish to revisit yesterday’s blog:


Fraser Valley B.C. Culling Poultry After Detecting H5 Avian Flu


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