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Two young chickens

Japan will cull more than 300,000 chickens and ducks after the detection of highly contagious form of bird flu on a farm in Niigata, Aomori. This is the first time that highly pathogenic avian influenza testing confirmed H5 stain positive.


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Aquaponics farm
By Lufa Farms [CC BY-SA 2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons

The Mississauga Food Bank, outside of Toronto, has now built an aquaponics farm in its facility to improve access to fresh produce and fish

Dr. Hueston Honored

Dr. William Hueston

Dr. Hueston will be honored at The Schwabe Symposium hosted by AVEPM on Sunday the 4th  of December, 2016 at the Chicago Marriott Hotel, Downtown Magnificent Mile, Chicago, Illinois.



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