Bird flu outbreak in Germany, about 110,000 poultry infected
By: Date: 2021-04-09 Categories: foodwarning Tags: ,
Food Partner Network News According to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE), on April 8, 2021, the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture reported to OIE that H5N8 highly pathogenic poultry occurred in many regions of Germany. Influenza epidemic.

   The outbreak occurred in Paderborn, Münster, Meckisch, Wallendorf, Minden-Lübeck, Huo, North Rhine-Westphalia. Hersauer County and Gütersloh City were confirmed on March 3, 2021. The source of the epidemic is unknown or uncertain. Clinical and laboratory tests revealed that 111,126 poultry were suspected of being infected, of which 44,495 became ill, 3,049 died, and 1,080,77 were killed and disposed of.
  The epidemic is still continuing, and the German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture will submit a follow-up report every week.