June 16, 2015

Arizona quarantines birds shipped from Iowa

The Arizona Department of Agriculture quarantined birds and eggs brought into the state from a facility in Iowa after birds at the facility tested positive for H5 avian influenza.  Four properties where the 13 quail and chickens and about 40 quail and partridge eggs were shipped are under quarantine, the agency reported. The properties are in Pinal, Mohave, Santa Cruz and Yavapai counties. Department officials the birds are undergoing tests for the virus.  Read More

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