You can take the following steps to help prevent poultry on your farm from getting bird flu from wild birds:
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) works to keep bird flu out of poultry farms located in the United States. You can find more information about its program on the Web site: http://www.aphis.usda.gov/vs/birdbiosecurity/hpai.html.
Last Revised: July 14, 2010
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