State fairs ban live poultry exhibits amid influenza concern

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State fairs ban live poultry exhibits amid influenza concern

Officials hope to quell the transmission of disease by limiting transport of flocks.
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Sep 17, 2015

Due to the avian influenza outbreak of early 2015, some state fairs have opted not to allow live poultry exhibits so as to avoid possible transmission of the disease. dvm360 Content Specialist Katie James reports from the Kansas State Fair.