VIRUS Breeders in the sector are now prohibited from selling poultry to individuals
The previous case was discovered on November 12 between the municipalities of Noyers and Coudroy. Drawing. — 98833074/PIXABAY
A third case of bird flu has been reported. detected in a Loiret farm, indicated the prefecture on Monday. This new discovery has given place at the slaughter of 20,000 poultry and the the destruction of 173,000 eggs in the farm located to Auvilliers-en-Gâtinais, reports France Bleu Orléans.
Prohibition of sale to individuals
The latter was in the security zone. set up after the detection of the first case to Beauchamps-sur-Huillard. On Saturday 12 November another case had been reported. reported in a farm located between Noyers and Coudroy which led to the authorities to prolong the protective measures to limit the risk of contamination of farms with; an additional three weeks.
While the transport of animals had been prohibited locally and that poultry have been confined throughout France, breeders in the sector are now prohibited from selling them to individuals. Operators must also be extra vigilant and carry out regular testing of their animals.