|The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service is hosting a free webinar called “Navigating Avian Influenza: From Prevention to Recovery” on Thursday, September 22, 2022 from 2:30-3:30PM EST. Learn from USDA and other experts about how to keep your flocks safe from highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI). This session is for enthusiasts, farmers, educators, and anyone interested in signs and symptoms of HPAI, what to watch out for during fall migration, and how to develop an effective biosecurity and response plan. Hear about one educational farm’s experience managing a potential HPAI outbreak and get tips on how to keep your poultry flocks safe. Register now at www.bit.ly/APHISWebinar_Sept2022_register.
For this webinar, USDA has brought together Dr. Julie Gauthier, Assistant Director for Poultry Health at USDA APHIS, Vera Simon-Nobes, Farm-Based Education Network / Vermont Farms Agritourism Project Coordinator at Shelburne Farms in Vermont, and Cathryn Anderson, Education Department Director at Pineland Farms, Inc. in Maine.