France struggles to contain avian flu outbreaks
Last year’s disastrous season for highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in poultry has already been eclipsed by the current one.
France has confirmed twice as many outbreaks on poultry farms to date during the 2021-2022 season as it did during the previous season, and the geographical spread is wider.
So far for the 2021-2022 season, total confirmed HPAI outbreaks on French farms have reached 983. This is according to the…