«Evrodon» has imposed quarantine due to bird flu

«Evrodon» has imposed quarantine due to bird flu© RIA Novosti. Paul Listenpreise the image Bank

The company «Evrodon» — the largest Russian producer of Turkey meat, entered quarantine at one of its production platforms because of an outbreak of avian influenza, told RIA Novosti in the press service of «Eurodon».

«At one of 20 venues indacochea complex «Evrodon» entered keratin. On all other platforms laboratory confirmed the absence of disease. To study the situation and threats to the company to attract specialists, including foreign ones», — said the press service. The company stressed that the suspect strain of the virus is not dangerous to humans.

«On a suspect site, completely destroyed the bird, causing any suspicion. For enterprise are the main priorities of the quality and safety of the product,» adds the manufacturer. In turn, the production of duck is 200 kilometers from indacochea sites «Eurodon», so the propagation risk of virus in this production are excluded.

According to the agricultural holding, information on outbreaks of various avian diseases in the last days comes from the Astrakhan region, Kalmykia, the Crimea, the Krasnodar region, the neighboring regions of Ukraine, Georgia, and is also celebrated in foreign countries. «Inside the company, the investigation of the reasons of possible contamination of the birds as the result of sabotage by third persons,» says the company.

On Friday, the Rosselkhoznadzor reported the detection of avian influenza in the samples of the material selected from the turkeys, held at two venues in the Oktyabrsky district of Rostov region. The Rosselkhoznadzor explained to RIA Novosti that we are talking about production sites of the company «Evrodon».