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on October 21, 2020

Second poultry flock, wild birds test positive for avian flu in Israel

Highly pathogenic avian influenza found in flock of 18,800 turkeys

According to the official report to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), the agriculture ministry in Israel has confirmed the presence of the H5N8 highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) virus at a farm in Hadarom (Southern District).

Around 650 cases were identified among the 18,800 growing turkeys, and 150…

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