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Few countries vaccinate poultry for highly pathogenic avian influenza over fear of trade restrictions, but a University of Minnesota poultry health expert thinks that a change in that mindset is necessary.
In France, the threat of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) has been downgraded. In contrast, new outbreaks in poultry have been reported in Bulgaria, Croatia, England, Hungary, the German state of Lower Saxony, and the Ryazan region of Russia.