Canadian Poultry Magazine

Avian flu returns to southwestern Ontario

By Alberta Farmer Express   

News Disease watch

More cases also turn up in western provinces.

Highly pathogenic avian influenza has circled back to Ontario for the first time in four months with an outbreak in a commercial poultry flock in Oxford County.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) on Friday confirmed the outbreak at a farm in the township of Zorra, about 20 km east of London.

Details on the type and number of birds affected at the Zorra premises weren’t immediately available.


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