• Hungary to slaughter 101,000 hens after bird flu outbreak at single farm

    3 days ago - By RT

    More than 101,000 hens are to be slaughtered at a single farm in Hungary after a laboratory confirmed the presence of avian flu at the site, the country's food safety authority said on Thursday.
    The site at the center of the latest outbreak is a large-scale egg farm in Roundegyhaza. Bird flu was identified after a significant decrease in production and a rise in the amount of soft-shelled eggs laid raised infection concerns.
    While authorities are awaiting further tests, samples confirmed the pathogenic virus on Thursday morning, with veterinary experts swiftly ordering the culling of...
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