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2007 Bernard Matthews H5N1 outbreak

The 2007 Bernard Matthews h5n1 Outbreak was an Occurrence of avian Influenza in England caused by the H5N1 Subtype of influenza Virus a which began on january 30 2007. The Infection affected Poultry on one of Bernard Matthews' Farms in Holton Suffolk. It was the third Instance of h5n1-subtype detected in the Uk and a Range of Precautions were instituted to prevent Spread including a large Culling of Turkeys the Imposition of Segregation Zones and a Disinfection Programme for the Plant.

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