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.