Germany: Duck positive for H5N1 bird flu

10-10-2008 | |

It has been reported that a duck at a farm in eastern Germany has tested positive for the H5N1 strain of bird flu.

The farm near Goerlitz on the Polish border has been sealed off, reports PR Inside.
The social affairs ministry in the eastern state of Saxony said that the farm has over 1,000 birds, including turkeys and geese.