Newcastle Disease in Israel

31 August 2012, at 9:31am

ISRAEL - The Israeli Ministry of Agriculture has reported an outbreak of Newcastle disease in Central Israel.

The outbreak was confirmed in five-week old broilers, split into two pens. Although only one pen was affected, all the birds were destroyed.

The source of the outbreak is currently unknown. Quarantine measures have been applied on the holding.

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