Near Quimper: 63,000 Chickens Perish in Fire

The fire broke out around 1.30pm in an 13,000m² industrial henhouse in Coray Avenue, in Ergué-Gabéric near Quimper (Finistere). A thick plume of smoke rises in the east of Quimper. Around 1.30pm, a fire broke out in an industrial coop, Route Coray in Ergué-Gabéric (Finistère). This is the company Michel Leroux. pic.twitter.com/SIKKuBRKNx — Le quéau yann (@Yannarkeo) August 11, …

Mayenne: Feared Contamination from Bird Flu

Since the recent discovery of the H5N8 virus carriers wild ducks in the Channel, the commotion combat redoubles in Mayenne department briefing. “All birds, including backyard individuals, must be kept indoors” remind the veterinary services of the DDCSPP 53! What is the problem? Following the discovery of several outbreaks of avian influenza (H5N8) highly pathogenic …

Brittany: 15,000 Chickens Died in a Fire

The fire broke out this morning in a coop in Châteauneuf-du-Faou … The fire broke out at around 6.30am,  Monday morning in a farm building located in the municipality of Châteauneuf-du-Faou near Carhaix in Finistere.  About 15,000 chickens that were inside a chicken house died in the fire, reported Ouest-France . The newspaper said the fire …