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on October 13, 2022

Newcastle disease leads to cull of 7,500 Norway layers

This is the first outbreak of the disease in the country since 2003

A flock of 7,500 laying hens in Orrevegen, Norway, was euthanized after the presence of Newcastle disease virus was detected in the flock.

According to a report on the World Organisation for Animal Health (WOAH), the farm operator had noticed symptoms of egg drop, and while no meaningful increase in…

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