University of Vermont

Cultivating Healthy Communities


Vermont's long tradition of quality agricultural practices and pursuits continues to grow -- and UVM Extension is here to provide timely technical resources and information to Vermont farmers. Through partnerships with other non-profit organizations, and state and federal agencies, we bring up-to-date research-based knowledge to Vermont's thriving agricultural community.

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Vt. Agency of Ag Instructions for Poultry Owners to Prepare for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI)

For poultry producers, owners, enthusiasts and interested citizens

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Poultry Producers and Enthusiasts Encouraged To Prepare For Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI)

Vermont State Veterinarian, Dr. Kristin Haas, is encouraging poultry owners, producers and enthusiasts to prepare for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI), which is expected to impact the East Coast in the fall of this year or spring of 2016. Since December 2014, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has confirmed ...

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