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June 23, 2015
Willmar lab playing role as poultry industry looks for answers to avian flu
June 23, 2015 - 12:41am
June 22, 2015
Dr. Montserrat Torremorell, D.V.M. is an animal health expert with the University of Minnesota. She was part of a team researching whether airborne transmission of avian flu is possible. It is, though they need more research to determine whether infection occurred in that manner.
Chasing the avian flu virus: Research shows airborne transmission is a possibility
June 22, 2015 - 12:01am
June 16, 2015
Iowa governor eases manure rules to aid bird flu cleanup
June 16, 2015 - 3:04pm
June 5, 2015
Avian influenza has struck a 40th Kandiyohi County farm.
Avian flu strikes 40th Kandiyohi County farm
June 5, 2015 - 2:53pm
June 4, 2015
Jennie-O Turkey Store employees recognized with Founders Awards
June 4, 2015 - 7:01pm
June 3, 2015
Workers are disinfecting the Rembrandt Enterprises barns where avian influenza struck in May. A second Renville County chicken operation with 415,000 young chickens was reported as a presumptive positive test for the disease on Tuesday.
Avian flu strikes second Renville County poultry farm
June 3, 2015 - 2:43pm
May 29, 2015
Avian flu toll now counts 102 farms in Minnesota
May 29, 2015 - 11:23pm
May 15, 2015
The Minnesota State Fair 4-H poultry show is a popular event each year. Because of the avian influenza outbreak poultry, is prohibited at the State Fair and all county fairs and exhibitions this year. Tribune/Carolyn Lange/File
Locals react to ban: Deadline extended for 4-H poultry families to register IDs for different species to show at the fair
May 15, 2015 - 11:10pm
Paul Johnson, left, has his show chicken examined by poultry judge Mark Jaeger during the opening day of the 2012 Kandiyohi County Fair. All bird exhibitions at county fairs, the State Fair and other gatherings of birds will be cancelled this year because of the avian influenza outbreak, according to the Minnesota Board of Animal Health.(Tribune file photo)
All poultry shows and fairs cancelled in Minnesota this year
May 15, 2015 - 9:14am
May 8, 2015
No new avian flu infections on Friday
May 8, 2015 - 11:14pm
May 7, 2015
Red River Valley Fair cancels poultry exhibits for 2015 fair
May 7, 2015 - 10:05am
May 6, 2015
Jennie-O Turkey Store promotes Venenga to deli brand manager
May 6, 2015 - 12:50am
May 4, 2015
More than 5 million birds in Minnesota dead from flu outbreak
May 4, 2015 - 3:03pm
April 28, 2015
An egg-producing chicken farm run by Sunrise Farm is seen in this aerial photo in Harris, Iowa, April 23, 2015. REUTERS/Joe Ahlquist
New bird flu cases likely in Iowa, millions of birds affected:
April 28, 2015 - 8:00am
April 27, 2015
An egg-producing chicken farm run by Sunrise Farm is seen in this aerial photo in Harris, Iowa, April 23. (REUTERS/JOE AHLQUIST)
Tamiflu offered to poultry farm workers in Midwest as bird flu battle escalates
April 27, 2015 - 12:10pm