Bulgaria to cull 25,000 quails to contain flu outbreak

SOFIA, Jan 25 —Bulgaria will get started culling about 25,000 quails and wipe out quail eggs on an industrial farm in the vicinity of the money Sofia just after detecting a really infectious pressure of chicken flu, the meals safety authorities said right now.

The outbreak at the farm in the city of Etropole, some 80 kilometres east of Sofia was detected soon after reviews for higher mortality among the the birds, the food stuff protection agency explained in a assertion.

The danger to individuals from the disorder is deemed to be very low, but past outbreaks between farm birds have resulted in in depth slaughtering programmes to comprise the distribute. — Reuters