Infectious Diseases 2018

Infectious Diseases 2018

Minnesota: Avian influenza in a turkey flock

24 October, 2018

The Minnesota Board of Animal Health has confirmed low pathogenic avian influenza in a commercial turkey flock in Kandiyohi County. H5N2 was confirmed in a flock of 40,000 turkeys. The flock has been quarantined but has shown no signs of illness. The farm will be allowed to market the birds normally in a few weeks once the flock tests negative.