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Saturday, May 25, 2013
Vietnam: #H5N1 in Poultry Tu Nghia District, Quang Ngai
Day 24/5, Tu Nghia District, Quang Ngai to destroy the flock after 900 test specimens from dead ducks tested positive for A/H5N1 flu virus. Due to re-man duck status in the district are now so large that ducks are sold during so many heads does not comply with vaccination, this has facilitated the spread of disease.
Currently, local governments are implementing measures enclosure, control of outbreak, disinfection of farms in the area around the poultry trade.