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BIRD FLU CLAIMS MORE NW IOWA TURKEYS

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THE IOWA DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE SAYS THOUSANDS OF MORE TURKEYS WILL BE DESTROYED IN THE STATE BECAUSE OF BIRD FLU OUTBREAKS.

THE AG DEPARTMENT SAYS 100-THOUSAND TURKEYS FROM CHEROKEE COUNTY AND 40-THOUSAND TURKEYS FROM SAC COUNTRY ARE THE LATEST AFFECTED FLOCKS WITH CONFIRMED BIRD FLU OUTBREAKS.

MORE THAN 15-POINT-FIVE MILLION BIRDS HAVE DIED BECAUSE OF BIRD FLU THIS YEAR IN IOWA ALONE.