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Bird flu is found at Suffolk chicken farm just days before Christmas

7 monthes ago   |   By Daily Mail

A number of birds at a commercial farm in Suffolk were found to have the H5 strain of avian flu, the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs said on Tuesday.
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Bird flu found at farm in Suffolk meaning all 27,000 chickens will be culled

Bird flu found at farm in Suffolk meaning all 27,000 chickens will be culled

7 monthes ago   |   By Wessexfm

All 27,000 chickens at a farm in Suffolk will be culled after a strain of bird flu was detected.
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First bird flu outbreak in UK since 2017 confirmed in Suffolk

First bird flu outbreak in UK since 2017 confirmed in Suffolk

7 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Public Health England has said that the risk to public health is very low Cases of bird flu have been confirmed at a chicken farm in Suffolk, the government has said. All 27,000 birds at the commercial farm will be culled after a number were found to have the H5 strain of avian flu, the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs said on Tuesday.
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Strain of bird flu detected at Suffolk chicken farm

Strain of bird flu detected at Suffolk chicken farm

7 monthes ago   |   By Metro

Bird Flu has been detected at a chicken farm in Suffolk
Thousands of chickens have to be killed after a strain of bird flu was detected at a farm in Suffolk.
A 1km restriction zone has been implemented to limit the risk of the disease spreading, while the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs said all 27,000 birds at the farm would be humanely culled.
Public Health England say the strain has been identified as ‘low pathogenic avian flu' which means the risk to public health is ‘very low'.
Meanwhile the Food Standards Agency said there is no food safety risk for UK customers...
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Bird Flu Outbreak: Strain Of Avian Flu Detected At Chicken Farm In Mid Suffolk

7 monthes ago   |   By Huffington Post

A strain of bird flu has been detected at a chicken farm in mid Suffolk on Tuesday, officials have confirmed. The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs said 27,000 birds at the farm would be slaughtered following the discovery. It is the outbreak since June 2017. A 1km restriction zone has been implemented to limit the risk of the disease spreading. The strain has been identified as “low pathogenic avian flu” which means the risk to public health is “very low”. Meanwhile the Food Standards Agency said there is no food safety risk for UK customers as long as poultry products...
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Strain of bird flu detected at chicken farm in Mid Suffolk, officials confirm

7 monthes ago   |   By Evening Standard

Public Health England has confirmed a strain of bird flu has been detected at a chicken farm in Mid Suffolk.
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