Sessions Tagged With 'avian influenza'

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Avian Influenza Mortality Management Options, Composting Procedures and Lessons Learned

Friday, February 17, 2017 at 2:30 pm EST - Presented by Josh Payne

The highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) outbreak has become the largest animal health emergency in US history. As of February 2017, the USDA reports 233 detections (212 commercial facilities and 21 backyard flocks) affecting approximately 50 million birds in 22 states....

ACE Issues Management - When Birds Made us Batty

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 3:00 pm EDT - Presented by Beth Stuever

Please join us to learn how Michigan State University helped 4-H’ers become part of the solution during the avian influenza crisis of 2015. The team will walk you through their award-winning entry in the ACE Issues Management category, and offer tips on how to strengthen...

Basics of avian influenza

Thursday, December 10, 2015 at 3:00 pm EST - Presented by Nathaniel Tablante, David Frame

There is a lot of information available on avian influenza but it can be bit confusing. This webinar will discusses the basics of what avian influenza is and what small and backyard flock owners need to know to keep their chickens healthy.

Mortality Management Options During an Avian Influenza Outbreak

Friday, October 16, 2015 at 2:30 pm EDT - Presented by Josh Payne, Thomas Bass, Jean Bonhotal

The highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) outbreak has become the worst poultry disease outbreak in U.S. history. As of August 2015, the USDA reports 223 detections affecting over 48 million birds in 15 states. These birds have either died or been euthanized to control...

Composting Avian Influenza Mortalities

Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

Join webinar featured speaker Prof. Mark Hutchinson and moderator Dr. Susan Kerr to learn about the issues associated with avian influenza-related poultry carcass disposal. Mark Hutchinson is an Extension Professor with University of Maine Cooperative Extension. He has ...

Update on HPAI Mixed Origin Virus

Friday, June 26, 2015 at 2:00 pm EDT

Dr. David Schmitt, Iowa State Veterinarian and Dr. Beth Thompson, Minnesota State Board of Animal Health provided an update on the HPAI mixed origin virus that had a significant impact on the poultry industry in many states in 2015.Dr. Nathaniel Tablante, University of...

What's New With Bird Flu?

Friday, February 27, 2015 at 2:00 pm EST - Presented by Nathaniel Tablante

Avian influenza is a disease of wild birds and domestic poultry caused by many different subtypes of Type A influenza virus. The natural reservoir for Type A influenza viruses is wild water birds such as ducks and geese. New influenza A subtypes are continually emerging in...

H7N9 Information

Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:00 am EDT - Presented by Nathaniel Tablante, kim cassel

The number of human cases of H7N9 continues to climb. The death toll is also increasing. Several U.S. states have issued alerts for clinics and hospitals. The EDEN Avian Influenza Response Team invites you to attend a one-hour webinar to learn more about the avian influenza...