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Industry News & Trends / North America
on October 23, 2017

Backyard poultry-related Salmonella cases at record high

CDC reports 1,120 U.S. residents have been infected with Salmonella due to contact with backyard poultry

More Salmonella illnesses linked to contact with backyard poultry have been reported to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in 2017 than any other year in history, the agency stated.

CDC, on October 19, reported that to date in 2017, there were 1,120 cases of Salmonella which…

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