Minnesota Turkey Farms Report Bird Flu Cases

April 7, 2015 4:52 AM

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Turkey farms in Minnesota are reporting cases of bird flu among their stocks. So far, a total of seven farms have informed state officials of avian influenza (AI) among the animals in their possession.

A turkey farm in Kandiyohi County, Minn., noted an increase in the number of bird deaths at its facility, and testing revealed that avian flu was responsible. That determination was confirmed through secondary testing performed by the United States Department of Agriculture.

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