Infectious Diseases 2019

Infectious Diseases 2019

100,000 Mulard ducks infected with Salmonella killed

Source: Egypt Today 28 January, 2019

One hundred thousand imported Mulard ducks were killed in Menoufia and Sharkeya governorates for being infected with Salmonella. The number of ducks killed in Sharkeya and Menoufia are respectively 76,000 and 24,000. The decision was made after the analysis results had come out while the cargo was quarantined.
The dead ducks were buried, and covered with calcite. 
There was no information regarding the country of origin.