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Hundreds of Dead Duck, Bird Flu Suspected Esophageal
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 16:42 am pm
KEDIRI-Hundreds of ducks owned by village residents moor, Kandat district, Kediri, East Java, died suddenly. Cattle suspected that the bird flu virus.
To anticipate the spread of the disease, farmers simply spraying disinfectant and vaccinations, Tuesday (12/11/2012).
Sawaji, a farmer, said that initially only a few ducks are dead. After a while, duck inside the enclosure also started a similar disease. No more day, the ducks that look like symptoms of lethargy and seizures was also dead.
He added, in one day more than 10 ducks his death. The incident has been going on the past week. Residents worry about their birds affected by bird flu.
Sub Kandat is one of the centers of duck farmers in Kediri. There are more than 14 farmers with a population of over 28 thousand ducks.
Head of Animal Health Animal Husbandry Department Kediri, Apriati Dwiwin, said the last few days there have been reports of poultry deaths ducks suddenly.
It also has to take blood samples for examination ducks Central Veterinary Research Yogyakarta, but until now unknown results.
(Sindo TV / Afnan Subagio / TBN)