Egg Industry News


Japan Reports on Additional Avian Influenza Cases

Feb 10, 2017


Authorities in Japan depleted approximately 30,000 hens at two poultry farms in Saga Prefecture representing the tenth reported case of H5N6 avian Influenza. 

The process of depletion and disposal took approximately one day with the assistance of the military.  To date five Prefectures have reported cases of H5N6 HPAI.