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La enfermedad de Newcastle.

Alternative poultry: diseases of the past strike back

The resurgence of poultry diseases that seemed to be extinct has been brought on, in part, by the rise in alternative poultry farming.
Benjamín Ruiz: "Poultry diseases of the past are fighting back. It's something real: poultry diseases that had been knocked out for decades are back."
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USDA emergency funds reallocated to address vND

$45 million is being shifted to help battle virulent Newcastle disease in California
The U.S. Department of Agriculture and Secretary Sonny Perdue are making available an additional $45 million to the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) and its partners to address the ongoing virulent Newcastle disease (vND) outbreak in southern California.
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