on February 6, 2020
Avian flu returns to Chinese poultry sector
Saudi Arabia, Vietnam and Poland also report cases
China’s agriculture ministry has reported a new outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) linked to the H5N1 virus variant, reports The Straits Times. The disease led to the cull of 18,000 head of poultry at a farm in Shaoyang city in Hunan province during the past week.