Bird flu found on Netherlands farm for the third timeStaff Writer | March 14, 2018
The Netherlands confirmed that bird flu had been discovered at a duck farm in northeastern Overijssel province.
Disease Overijssel province
“The transport of poultry, eggs, used straw and poultry fertilizer is prohibited within a 10- kilometer radius around the farm,” it said.
The culling will be carried out by the Dutch Food and Consumer Product Safety Authority.
Bird flu was found at the same farm in 2014 and 2016, while 36,000 chickens were culled for the same reason in Groningen province last month. ■