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on December 17, 2018

Virulent Newcastle disease found in commercial poultry

This is the first case of the disease in a US commercial poultry flock since 2003

Virulent Newcastle disease (vND) has been confirmed in a commercial chicken flock in Riverside County, California, the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) announced on December 15.

This finding is part of an outbreak in southern California that began in May 2018 in…

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