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Avian Flu effecting Egg Production; WA Senator Says Ex-Im Banks Good for Small Business
Avian Flu effecting Egg Production; WA Senator Says Ex-Im Banks Good for Small Business
The highly pathogenic H5N2 strain of avian influenza has now impacted 5.3-million laying hens on an Iowa egg operation. The operation represents about 1.5-percent of the total layer population in the United States. Bill Northey, Iowa Secretary of Agriculture, says the egg farm is a significant producer and highlights how important it is that everything possible is done to contain the disease and w