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Virulent Newcastle Disease outbreak continues in California backyard exhibition chickens
July 12, 2018
Since May 18, the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has confirmed 52 cases of virulent Newcastle Disease (vND) in backyard exhibition chickens in California; 49 in San Bernardino County, 2 in Riverside County and 1 in Los Angeles County.
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USDA continues to identify cases of Virulent Newcastle Disease in Backyard Exhibition Birds in Calif
June 21, 2018
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USDA confirms two cases of velogenic Newcastle disease in backyard poultry in California
May 25, 2018
The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) is reminding bird owners about the need for biosecurity after the confirmation two cases of virulent Newcastle disease in two California backyard flocks on May 18 and May 24.. Virulent Newcastle disease has not been found in commercial poultry in the United States since 2003. Federal and State partners are conducting additional surveillance and testing in the area.
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Low pathogenic Avian Influenza H7N1 detected in Texas broiler breeder flock
March 12, 2018
A report released by the OIE this morning indicates that presumptive H7N1 low pathogenic avian influenza has been diagnosed in a commercial broiler breeder flock of 24091 birds in Hopkins County, Texas.
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Low-path Avian Influenza H7N1 detected at Missouri turkey farm
March 6, 2018
Veterinary officials in the United States today reported a presumptive low-pathogenic H7N1 avian influenza outbreak at a commercial turkey farm in Missouri, according to a notification today from the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE).
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