Infectious Diseases 2021

Infectious Diseases 2021

Israel: two HPAI outbreaks

18 November, 2021

Israel has reported two outbreaks of avian influenza H5N1.
The reported outbreaks are at a turkey farm on Ein Tzurim in southern Israel, and on aduck farm at Kfar Baruch in the north.
The Ein Tzurim farm contain fattening turkeys (21,000) and the Kfar Baruch farm is a fattening duck farm ((17,500).