• BISMARCK
  • BISMARCK, N.D. - The United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has confirmed the presence of highly pathogenic H5 avian influenza (HPAI) in a commercial turkey flock in LaMoure County, North Dakota. (blogspot.com)
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  • The State Board of Animal Health and the North Dakota Department of Agriculture are working closely with USDA-APHIS and local officials in the LaMoure County response. (blogspot.com)
  • We have activated the avian influenza response plan that has been in place for some time," said North Dakota State Veterinarian Dr. Susan Keller. (blogspot.com)
  • Due to the recent findings of HPAI in North Dakota and surrounding states, poultry owners should immediately report death loss to their local and state veterinarian, restrict access to their property, prevent contact between their birds and wild birds and practice enhanced biosecurity. (blogspot.com)
  • The Immune Deficiency Foundation (IDF), the national patient organization for persons with primary immunodeficiency diseases, commends the state of North Dakota for making this momentous decision showing that every life is worth saving. (idfscidnewbornscreening.org)
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  • Not quite two weeks after their first farm was struck in Dickey County, today the North Dakota Department of Agriculture has announced a second farm in adjacent LaMoure County as been hit by a highly pathogenic H5 virus. (blogspot.com)