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Avian (Bovine) Influenza A in Dairy Cows

Dr. Julie SmithAnimal Health, Livestock diseases

July 1, 2024 Testing The USDA is offering free diagnostic testing for bovine influenza A (BIA H5N1). Initially, dairy producers were required to pay for the sampling and shipping, but not the tests run by qualified laboratories. On May 23, …