bird flu

Protection zone in place as bird flu confirmed at Preston pheasant farm

A case of bird flu (avian influenza H5N8) has been confirmed in a flock of pheasants at Pilling, Preston. A 3km protection zone has been put in place around the […]

5 years ago
Bird Flu outbreak: Strain confirmed at nearby poultry farm

Bird Flu strain H7N7 has been confirmed at a poultry farm on the outskirts of Preston. Environment health officials locked down the area, setting up a 10km control zone around […]

6 years ago
Bird flu outbreak: 170,000 birds due to be culled at poultry plant near Preston

Tests are being conducted on birds suspected of having bird flu Pic: Peter Cooper Environmental health officials have locked down the area around a poultry farm on the outskirts of Preston due to suspected bird flu. Staveley’s Eggs has a 120,000 colony of cage […]

6 years ago
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