Philippines to cull 400,000 fouls after bird flu outbreak

phys.org | 8/11/2017 | Staff
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The Philippines will cull at least 400,000 birds after confirming its first bird flu outbreak, but says no animal-to-human transmission has been reported.

Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Pinol says he has ordered all fouls within a kilometer (0.6 mile) of six affected farms in northern San Luis town culled. He says the area has also been declared a quarantine zone.

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