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Avian Flu Not Cured By Antibiotics

There is nothing like a natural disaster to showcase the reasons that I subscribe to the New York Times. Their reporting today on the Avian Flu that is destroying commercial egg-production is just stellar. 643 more words


the price of eggs

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Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and an in-ground swimming pool. 459 more words

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City of Des Moines Helping Fight Bird Flu with Wood Waste

DES MOINES, Iowa — The Iowa Department of Agriculture is investigating another four possible cases of avian flu.

Three of the cases are in Sioux County and one is in Buena Vista County. 74 more words


Bird Flu Hits Missouri

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — The H5N2 avian flu has now claimed 37 million birds in 15 states.

Although Missouri isn’t the hardest hit, there have been about 29,000 confirmed cases. 148 more words


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Minnesota Lawmakers Backing $16.5M Plan For Avian Flu Help

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The new state budget Minnesota lawmakers are assembling supplies $16.5 million to aid in the state’s response to the avian flu. 108 more words


Ames Company Awaiting Approval to Sell New Avian Flu Vaccine

AMES, Iowa – A biotech company in Ames is awaiting approval to sell a newly developed vaccine to fight the avian flu.

There are now 52 confirmed or suspected cases of the bird flu at farms across the state. 140 more words