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High-Path AI Updates

High-Path AI Updates

South Carolina Poultry Small Flock / Business Flock Disease Alerts Dear Small Flocks -- Here are some High-Path Avian Influenza updates -- I took a week off for spring break -- however, Avian Influenza did not! This outbreak continues in both commercial and backyard flocks in the U.S. Keep up the good work of keeping your flock separated from wild ducks and geese and their watery environments and following biosecurity practices. See #scprotectyourflocks #defendtheflock to get biosecurity information. USDA Listings: 2022 Poultry detections for High-Path AI H5N1: Additional cases of High Path Avian Influenza since April 9 in -- CO, ID, IN, IA, KS, MI, MN, MT, NE, NC, ND, PA, SD, UT, WI Since Feb. (29) States effected -- CO, CT, DE, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, MA, ME, MD, MI, MN, MO, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NY, OH, PA, SD, TX, UT, VA, WI, WY

  • States = 29

  • Number of commercial flocks = 150

  • Number of backyard flocks = 79

  • Commercial broilers/breeders = 12

  • Commercial turkeys/breeders = 112

  • Commercial egg layers/pullets/breeders =