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Suspected PD Outbreak on Norwegian Salmon Farm

8 July 2015, at 1:00am

NORWAY - There is a suspected outbreak of Pancreas Disease (PD) at a farm in Humulene, Vikna municipality.

The locality is operated by Central Norwegian aquaculture.

The Food Safety Authority will now impose that fish on the farm are slaughtered and has initiated sampling of neighboring localities.


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