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PostPosted: Sat Jan 17, 2015 3:18 pm 
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Media cite detection of bird flu (likely H5N8) at chicken farm in Arita Japan.

H5N8 confirmed.

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PostPosted: Sat Jan 17, 2015 3:19 pm 
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Saga, poultry farms of Arita, bird flu or [Saga]
January 18, 2015 (34 pm Last January 18, 2015 00)

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 Saga has announced positive reaction of the avian influenza virus was out with simple test from 17 day and night, poultry farms of chicken 7 birds of Arita-cho. The first time came out suspected occurred in Saga Prefecture. This farm has bred a total of 72,900 birds at two farms, all to be killed if positive confirmed in the 18th of dawn to genetic testing to prove the result. County, requested the thorough self-restraint and disinfection of move to poultry farmers all 163 households in the prefecture.
 According to the prefecture, chicken 4 birds had died 15 days in the poultry house 1 buildings of poultry farmers of Arita-cho. 7 birds on the 16th, an increase in the number that die and 8 birds on the 17th, farmers contact the Livestock Hygiene Service Center. Positive reaction was out of the 10 birds of 7 birds in the simple test of 2 degrees.
 When the positive is confirmed, radius 3 km (13 units, about 41 million birds) from the generation farm to move restricted area to ban chicken and eggs, a move such as compost, 3-10 km (in Saga Prefecture 19 units, about 24 million birds) is to carry-out the restricted area prohibiting the carrying-out of the area outside. The same area also includes four poultry farms of Nagasaki Prefecture.
 Arita-cho bred about 47 million birds have poultry farms of 15 a flourishing broiler production. Adjacent Imari 21 locations 540 000 birds, Takeo City 13 locations 360 000 birds. After the occurrence in Miyazaki Prefecture in both last year in December, such as migratory birds had inspected the bird net so as not to infiltrate.
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 The impact on brand locality
 Saga Arita-cho, 17 days suspected bird flu came out in poultry farms, the impact is spread in the prefecture. There is a major producer of "There was and in" "Mise chicken", "large-boned Ariake chicken," such as chicken brand, is immeasurable impact if infection is Hirogare.
 According to such provinces and Kyushu Agricultural Administration Bureau, the prefecture has a poultry farm of the 163 poultry output value (fiscal 2013) broilers 7.5 billion yen, eggs 1.8 billion yen. Hit the 8% of the total agricultural output value of the prefecture. "It's serious thing. Mention our best so that it halt to a minimum." Arita-cho, Yamaguchi Takatoshi mayor intensified the Goki. Adjacent Imari City, rest areas of vine toward the Kagoshima Prefecture Izumi from Siberia. Also occurred in Miyazaki Prefecture had been wary that "when not amusing even out in the Saga."
 Anxiety spread to poultry farmers. Chicken 5 Senba Saga of women to breed (70) "or it is not spread has sowed the lime around the home or house for a phone call received was surprised from the prefecture. Disinfection". Men of Karatsu 40s "feed soaring in weaker yen, a big blow if very. Expand even for free." Were housed in Takeo, men who sell eggs (55) "efforts to prevent the spread and sprinkle the lime in the morning," said a grim look. Male employees of Saga of the company that breeding 60,000 birds in Tara-cho (33) said, "reputational damage also I'm worried about."
= With 2015/01/18 West newspaper morning edition =

http://www.nishinippon.co.jp/nnp/saga/article/139946

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PostPosted: Sat Jan 17, 2015 3:35 pm 
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H5N8 map update

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PostPosted: Sun Jan 18, 2015 3:20 am 
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Japan also burst H5N8 culling 70,000 chickens
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Taiwan has more than bird flu epidemic in Japan has renewed rumors of bird.

"Saga" is a chicken farm, chickens yesterday confirmed infection of H5N8 highly pathogenic avian influenza, the 71 2900 farm chickens all culled within expected today. Saga authorities received notification farm yesterday afternoon, said a large number of abnormal chickens recently died. After inspection and testing to confirm H5N8 bird flu infection, will be culled.

H5N8 avian-human transmission of the past did not record. Taiwan's current wave of bird flu, the H5N8 virus also has experience. From the end of last year in Japan, has been gradually in Miyazaki, Yamaguchi, Okayama and Saga counties, found that the avian flu virus.

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PostPosted: Tue Jan 20, 2015 3:43 pm 
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Information received on 20/01/2015 from Dr Toshiro Kawashima, CVO, Animal Health Division, Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Tokyo , Japan
Summary
Report type Follow-up report No. 11
Date of start of the event 03/11/2014
Date of pre-confirmation of the event 13/11/2014
Report date 20/01/2015
Date submitted to OIE 20/01/2015
Reason for notification Reoccurrence of a listed disease
Date of previous occurrence 16/04/2014
Manifestation of disease Clinical disease
Causal agent Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus
Serotype H5N8
Nature of diagnosis Clinical, Laboratory (basic), Laboratory (advanced)
This event pertains to the whole country
Related reports Immediate notification (13/11/2014)
Follow-up report No. 1 (21/11/2014)
Follow-up report No. 2 (25/11/2014)
Follow-up report No. 3 (04/12/2014)
Follow-up report No. 4 (16/12/2014)
Follow-up report No. 5 (19/12/2014)
Follow-up report No. 6 (26/12/2014)
Follow-up report No. 7 (29/12/2014)
Follow-up report No. 8 (30/12/2014)
Follow-up report No. 9 (09/01/2015)
Follow-up report No. 10 (16/01/2015)
Follow-up report No. 11 (20/01/2015)
New outbreaks (1)
Outbreak 1 Arita-cho, SAGA
Date of start of the outbreak 17/01/2015
Outbreak status Continuing (or date resolved not provided)
Epidemiological unit Farm
Affected animals
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Birds 72908 8 8 72900 0
Summary of outbreaks Total outbreaks: 1
Total animals affected
Species Susceptible Cases Deaths Destroyed Slaughtered
Birds 72908 8 8 72900 0
Outbreak statistics
Species Apparent morbidity rate Apparent mortality rate Apparent case fatality rate Proportion susceptible animals lost*
Birds 0.01% 0.01% 100.00% 100.00%
*Removed from the susceptible population through death, destruction and/or slaughter
Epidemiology
Source of the outbreak(s) or origin of infection
Unknown or inconclusive
Epidemiological comments On 17 January 2015, the local veterinary service in Saga prefecture received a notification from a broiler breeder farm on an increase in the number of dead birds. The samples from the dead birds were sent to the laboratory of the local veterinary service centre (Chubu Livestock Hygiene Centre) and it was found that the samples were influenza A virus positive by antigen-captive kits. On the same day the centre started RT-PCR test and on the following day it was confirmed that the subtype was H5. Stamping-out policy is applied to the affected farm and destruction of all the susceptible birds in the affected farm (approx. 72,900 birds) was completed on 18 January. Movement restriction is imposed on the farms within the radius of 3km of the affected farm. Shipment restriction is imposed on the farms within the radius of 3-10km of the affected farm. On 19 January 2015, the National Institute of Animal Health (NIAH) confirmed that the isolated virus is highly pathogenic to chickens based on gene sequencing and also identified the NA subtype as N8. Follow-up information on the second outbreak in poultry in Miyazaki reported in the follow-up report No.7: On 20 January 2015, the movement restriction was lifted since 21 days had passed without any new outbreaks after control measures including stamping out, which were completed on 29 December 2014. Follow-up information on the outbreak in poultry in Okayama reported in the follow-up report No.10: On 17 January 2015, NIAH confirmed that the isolated virus is highly pathogenic to chickens based on gene sequencing and also identified the NA subtype as N8. On 19 January 2015, destruction of all the susceptible birds in the affected farm (approx. 200,000 birds) was completed.
Control measures
Measures applied
Control of wildlife reservoirs
Stamping out
Quarantine
Movement control inside the country
Screening
Disinfection of infected premises/establishment(s)
Vaccination prohibited
No treatment of affected animals
Measures to be applied
No other measures
Diagnostic test results
Laboratory name and type Species Test Test date Result
Chubu Livestock Hygiene Centre (Local laboratory) Birds reverse transcription - polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) 18/01/2015 Positive
National Institute of Animal Health (National laboratory) Birds gene sequencing 17/01/2015 Positive
National Institute of Animal Health (National laboratory) Birds gene sequencing 19/01/2015 Positive
Future Reporting
The event is continuing. Weekly follow-up reports will be submitted.

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