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Avian flu leads to egg shortage


June 3, 2015
By NPR News

June 3, 2015, Washington, D.C. — Avian flu is devastating the egg industry across the Midwestern U.S. So far, the virulent strain of H5N2 has been detected at 201 farms in 15 states, triggering the destruction of 44.7 million chickens and turkeys, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. | READ MORE