Infectious Diseases 2022

Infectious Diseases 2022

New case of HPAI in Indiana

16 February, 2022

Indiana, Dubois County is reporting another case of Avian Influenza on a commercial turkey farm that houses more than 26,500 birds. Laboratory testing of a commercial flock of young turkeys in Dubois County has identified the H5N1 avian influenza virus. This is considered a presumptive-positive case and samples are being verified at the USDA National Veterinary Services Laboratory (NVSL) in Iowa. This is the second farm (known as Dubois2) in Indiana to be diagnosed with avian influenza.