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Iowa poultry sector ready to bounce back from avian flu

Iowa poultry sector ready to bounce back from avian flu

Iowa’s poultry sector absorbed a tough blow after 77 premises and 34 million birds were affected with highly pathogenic avian influenza. But it’s ready to bounce back, state and industry officials said recently.

"This has been a devastating disease here in Iowa," Iowa Secretary of Agriculture Bill North­ey said.

"The vast majority of those (that...




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