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Friday, January 17, 2014
#H7N9 Zhejiang To Close Markets? Jinhua City & Shanghai has.
Close to the supermarket area of live poultry
From the 14th start trading live poultry in Jinhua City, the major supermarkets have closed, no longer live poultry trade.Previously, Shanghai also issued a message, close the live animal markets during the Spring Festival.
So Zhejiang other avian influenza H7N9 has appeared in the city, will close the live bird markets?
Yesterday, the reporter contacted the provincial agriculture department, the staff told reporters, live bird markets are closed, a decision by the municipal government departments around the permissions are not in the Agriculture Department.
In the first half of last year, Zhejiang closure of some live animal markets, the government introduced a series of subsidy policies, present, Zhejiang not restart this policy.
It is understood that poultry Zhejiang market, part of the local farming industry, "local birds", in part, from the provinces to the "floating birds," Currently, the Agriculture Department of the relevant departments to strengthen the correlation detection, and has been part of the market environment and who live birds detected H7N9 avian influenza virus.