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High-path avian flu vaccine has obstacles to overcome

The chair of the National Turkey Federation says several obstacles stand in the way of utilizing a high-path avian influenza vaccine. John Zimmerman, a turkey grower from Northfield, Minnesota, tells Brownfield the primary hurdle is trade. “This is a foreign animal disease, and any time... Read More.

Avian flu outbreak takes heavy toll

The highly pathogenic avian influenza outbreak is taking a heavy toll on the turkey industry. National Turkey Federation vice chair John Zimmerman is a grower from Northfield, Minnesota and tells Brownfield he’s been very fortunate not to be directly affected by avian flu. “But many... Read More.