Kagawa reports 3rd hotbed of AI


Japan’s Kagawa prefecture has registered the third hotbed of avian influenza (AI) this fall, after a poultry farm raised the alarm over a rapid increase in chicken deaths.

Kyodo news agency reported that a genetic analysis confirmed the presence of a highly pathogenic strain of AI in the dead bi...

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Managing Editor and Editor of Asian Poultry Magazine, Jakarta, Indonesia. In ‘Biosecurity crucial amid AI challenges in 2023’, he outlines what is needed to get AI under control depending on how it affects the different regions.