Southeast Regional State Animal Health Official Poultry Summit
State veterinarians from seven southeastern states, along with other animal health professionals, including the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s poultry field staff, met at the office of the Alabama Poultry & Egg Association to discuss movement of poultry or poultry products in a potential high path avian influenza crisis.
Alabama Agriculture & Industries Department Joins the State’s Poultry Industry to Prepare Response Efforts in the Event of Avian Influenza Outbreak; Largest Animal Health Emergency in U.S. History
Biosecurity – the best defense against High Pathology Avian Influenza
With the concern of Avian Influenza potentially affecting Alabama this Winter/Spring it is important that biosecurity plans are reviewed and if needed updated. Biosecurity literally means the safety of living things.