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Poland hit by bird flu outbreak on turkey farms

Outbreak could require up to 40,000 birds to be slaughtered.


January 3, 2020
By The Canadian Press

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Bird flu has been detected in turkeys in eastern Poland, authorities said on Wednesday, and local media reported that the outbreak could require up to 40,000 birds to be slaughtered.

Poland, Europe’s largest poultry producer according to data from Eurostat, has not had an outbreak of bird flu since 2017.

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