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Preparedness, surveillance and response

Avian flu spreads to more chicken farms in Taiwan

Frozen chickens at three Taiwanese slaughterhouses were found to be infected with H5N2 avian flu virus. As a result, all frozen chickens at three slaughterhouses, two in Kaohsiung and one in New Taipei, have been destroyed for quarantine reasons

April 5, 2017
Focus Taiwan, USAgNet, Ecns

Taiwan reports new outbreak of bird flu

Taiwan has confirmed a new outbreak of bird flu at two poultry farms and culled more than 14,000 birds to prevent further infection, according to local health experts. Ducks at Pingdong county were confirmed with the H5N2 virus. A chicken farm in Tainan city had an outbreak of the H5 type virus

March 26, 2017
xinhuanet, Xinhuanet, Radio China International