« Search for two chicken farm workers | Main | Nigeria - Outbreak confirmed »

January 17, 2007

Japan - Outbreak Confirmed

Japanese agricultural officials confirmed Saturday [13 Jan 2007] that
the virulent H5N1 bird flu virus caused the deaths of thousands of
chickens at a poultry farm in southern Japan this week, Kyodo news
agency reported. At least 2400 chickens have died since Wednesday [10
Jan 2007] at a farm in the town of Kiyotake in Miyazaki prefecture

Posted by dymaxion at January 17, 2007 09:37 PM

Trackback Pings

TrackBack URL for this entry:


Post a comment

Remember Me?