Click to Translate to English Click to Translate to French  Click to Translate to Spanish  Click to Translate to German  Click to Translate to Italian  Click to Translate to Japanese  Click to Translate to Chinese Simplified  Click to Translate to Korean  Click to Translate to Arabic  Click to Translate to Russian  Click to Translate to Portuguese

Forum Home Forum Home > General Discussion > Latest News
  New Posts New Posts RSS Feed - Anyone seen this one in Wisconsin?
  FAQ FAQ  Forum Search   Events   Register Register  Login Login

Online Discussion: Tracking new emerging diseases and the next pandemic

Anyone seen this one in Wisconsin?

 Post Reply Post Reply
quietprepr View Drop Down
V.I.P. Member
V.I.P. Member

Joined: May 21 2006
Location: United States
Status: Offline
Points: 1210
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote quietprepr Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Topic: Anyone seen this one in Wisconsin?
    Posted: March 09 2017 at 9:09am
"Learning is not compulsory... neither is survival." - W. Edwards Deming
Back to Top
jacksdad View Drop Down
Chief Moderator
Chief Moderator

Joined: September 08 2007
Location: San Diego
Status: Offline
Points: 41341
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote jacksdad Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 09 2017 at 9:31am
It's scary how many reports of H5 and H7 viruses we're see in poultry operations like this. Conditions are perfect for them to infect large numbers of birds, and allow them to go hi-path or re-assort. If you have the time, check out Dr Michael Greger's excellent book, "Bird Flu - A Virus Of Our Own Hatching". In it, he details how large scale poultry (and swine) operations, especially in the US, are the perfect breeding grounds for novel viruses.

"Buy it cheap. Stack it deep"
"Any community that fails to prepare, with the expectation that the federal government will come to the rescue, will be tragically wrong." Michael Leavitt, HHS Secretary.
Back to Top
Eight View Drop Down
Adviser Group
Adviser Group

Joined: March 07 2017
Status: Offline
Points: 300
Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Eight Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: March 10 2017 at 10:29am

The above is the direct link to the OIE incident report. Since it's Low Path, they currently have only instituted surveillance and quarantine. They might not depopulate the flock and instead just clean the property.
Such a beautiful number, eight.
Back to Top
 Post Reply Post Reply
  Share Topic   

Quick Reply

   NoFollow is applied to all links from this forum
 Enable BBcodes
Security Code:
Code Image - Please contact webmaster if you have problems seeing this image code  Refresh Refresh Image
Powered by Web Wiz CAPTCHA version 4.04 wwf
Copyright ©2005-2013 Web Wiz
Please enter the Security Code exactly as shown in image format.
Cookies must be enabled on your web browser.

Forum Jump Forum Permissions View Drop Down