December 10, 2012
Not long ago, discovered hundreds of thousands of ducks owned poultry farmers in Java sudden death. Most duck deaths occurred in four provinces, namely East Java, Central Java, Yogyakarta and West Java.
Ministry of Agriculture to make sure the case death of thousands of ducks in some areas due to avian influenza virus or better known as the bird flu (H5N1). However, a virus that attacks the duck comes from a variant or a group of viruses is different from before.
Variants of the virus that attacks the ducks coded 2.3.2 is similar to the bird flu virus that originated from a number of countries. The similarity of the virus that initially attacks the chicken's lot was already there in Vietnam, China, Laos, Thailand.