Chile detects bird flu at poultry producer AgrosuperStaff Writer |
Virus in LatAm The Agriculture and Livestock Service announced
Chile has detected bird flu at a turkey production plant run by poultry producer Agrosuper in the country's central Valparaiso region, the Agriculture and Livestock Service (SAG) said.
Specialized laboratories are working to determine what strain of bird flu has infected the animals and once the results are available SAG will decide what further sanitary measures need to be taken.
Agrosuper said that the turkey plant, operated by its Sopraval unit, is located in rural Quilpue. ■
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