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on April 27, 2022

US farms report egg drop syndrome and reduced production

The virus outbreak has affected over 20 farms in northern Indiana and currently has no cure.

Egg drop syndrome (EDS) has been detected on over 20 farms in northern Indiana.

EDS causes a significant decrease in egg production, as well as eggshells to be extremely thin or nonexistent. The virus solely affects brown hens, with the most common indication of the virus being a lack…

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