Just a few weeks ago.
[The print headline.] A Plague from the Skies. The New York Times, 5/4/2015.
No humans have caught this flu,but health officials fear they might. They are requiring that cullers and barn-cleaners wear the kind of protective gear that Ebola workers do.
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In 2014, the ratio of slaughtered chickens to the U.S. population was 27:1. (4/29/2015)
Avian flu and the boilerplate that's found in every article. (4/22/2015)
Extrapolating: More room for 5,300,000 euthanized chickens in Iowa would have meant higher egg prices. (4/21/2015)
In the news: What's the poop on 200,000 chicken? (4/13/2015)