This document is a proactive Risk Assessment (RA) that seeks to evaluate the risk that movement of Egg-Type
Day-Old Chicks during a highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) outbreak in the poultry industry in the United States will result in the spread of HPAI virus to other premises with poultry. This assessment evaluates risks of HPAI spread associated with the movement of Egg-Type Day-Old Chicks originating from a Monitored Premises within, into, and outside a Control Area.
Suggested bibliographic citation for this report:
Timothy Goldsmith, Christina Der, Girum Ejigu, Janel Funk, David Halvorson, Todd Weaver, Sasidhar Malladi. An Assessment of the Risk Associated with the Movement of Egg-Type Day-Old Chicks Into, Within and Outside of a Control Area During a Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Outbreak. Collaborative agreement between USDA:APHIS:VS:CEAH and University of Minnesota Center for Animal Health and Food Safety, Fort Collins, CO. October 2010. 38 pgs. Retrieved from the University of Minnesota Digital Conservancy: https://hdl.handle.net/11299/176192
This document was developed through the Continuity of Business / Secure Food Supply Plans /
Secure Poultry Supply project initiative. Related documents can be found at: https://www.aphis.usda.gov - search for "Continuity of Business”
Goldsmith, Timothy; Christina, Der; Ejigu, Girum; Funk, Janel; Halvorson, David; Weaver, Todd; Malladi, Sasidhar.
An Assessment of the Risk Associated with the Movement of Egg-Type Day-Old Chicks Into, Within and Outside of a Control Area During a Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Outbreak.
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