Avian flu

A new avian flu is ‘major’ danger to chickens. Here’s what to look for

A deadly bird flu is threatening chickens and should be taken seriously, according to the N.C. Cooperative Extension Service. Livestock Extension Agent Glenn Detweiler, representing Lincoln and Catawba counties, said on Tuesday the state veterinarian shut down most avian movement due to the spread of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI). This includes exhibitions, farm tours, shows, sales, flea markets, auctions, […]