Entries by Madzimambo

Avian Influenza Outbreak in Zimbabwe

Avian Influenza Outbreak in Zimbabwe ZIMBABWE HPAI OUTBREAK _EPIDEMIOLOGICAL REPORT Location: Lanark Poultry Breeding Farm on the outskirts of Harare Latitude:              18.0912723 Longitude:          30.9216241   Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza H5N8 was detected, for the first time in Zimbabwe, on 24 May 2017 at Larnark farm in Seke District, Mashonaland East Province. The farm is […]

Avian Influenza

Avian Influenza HPAI: FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS     August 15th, 2017   1. What is Avian Influenza? How is it spread? What species are affected? Avian Influenza (HPAI) is a highly contagious viral disease of food producing birds chickens, turkey, quails, and guinea fowls including pet and wild birds. The disease is spread […]