Europe: freedom from avian flu raises hope of restored exports
Belgium, Bulgaria, Romania declared free of virus
Following three earlier outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in poultry flocks, Belgium has regained its official status as free of the disease. This raises the prospect of an eventual full restoration of its poultry exports.
Bulgaria, Romania, and two German states have also declared their poultry flocks free…