Governmental workers collecting chickens in 2011 at a Hong Kong poultry market after a carcass tested positive for the H5N1 bird flu. China’s agricultural ministry has reported an outbreak of H5N1 at a chicken farm in Qinghai province. Photo: Xinhua

China reports outbreak of highly contagious H5N1 bird flu at chicken farm

The Chinese agriculture ministry notifies a global animal health agency that the virus killed 1,050 chickens

Topic |   H5N1 virus

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Governmental workers collecting chickens in 2011 at a Hong Kong poultry market after a carcass tested positive for the H5N1 bird flu. China’s agricultural ministry has reported an outbreak of H5N1 at a chicken farm in Qinghai province. Photo: Xinhua
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