After a month of no new bird flu cases, Wisconsin lifts order prohibiting poultry shows ahead of county fair season

After a month of no new bird flu cases, Wisconsin lifts order prohibiting poultry shows ahead of county fair season

Wisconsin poultry owners haven’t reported a case of bird flu in over a month. But state experts warn the threat from the virus is still present. The last case of highly pathogenic avian influenza was in a non-commercial flock of 61 birds in Bayfield County on May 20. On Monday, the state Department of Agriculture, … Read more

Bird Flu Outbreak Waning but Threat of Virus Lingers | Nebraska News

Bird Flu Outbreak Waning but Threat of Virus Lingers |  Nebraska News

By JOSH FUNK, Associated Press OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A bird flu outbreak of deaths in the US that led to the of more than 40 million chickens and turkeys and contributed to a spike in eggs and meat prices appears to be waning, but experts caution the virus hasn’t disappeared and worry another surge … Read more