Minnesota, home of the nation’s largest turkey industry, is the epicenter of the worst U.S. outbreak of highly pathogenic bird flu in at least 30 years. The outbreak baffles scientists.
Updated: April 12, 2015, - 06:16 AM
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Updated: April 11, 2015, - 04:37 PM
Outbreak spreads to three more counties, with 13 farms affected in all
Updated: April 11, 2015, - 10:56 AM
The highly lethal bird flu has struck a ninth Minnesota farm in the most deadly outbreak yet, upping the total turkey death count in the state by 91 percent.
Updated: April 09, 2015, - 06:25 AM
It is the second farm hit in Kandiyohi County, the state's largest turkey-producing county.
Updated: April 07, 2015, - 09:20 PM
Two more turkey farms — including another in Stearns County — have been hit by bird flu, bringing to seven the number of Minnesota farms afflicted by the virus, state animal health officials announced Monday.
Updated: April 06, 2015, - 09:19 PM
The farm was the fifth hit in Minnesota and the second in Stearns County.
Updated: April 03, 2015, - 10:56 PM
The fifth case adds a second Stearns County operation; 170,000 birds have been destroyed already.
Updated: April 02, 2015, - 10:46 PM
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Updated: April 02, 2015, - 10:03 AM