Jun 13, 2014
China Only Country Still Banning Arkansas Poultry
China remains the only country continuing to ban Arkansas poultry and poultry products after the bird flu incident in Scott County one year ago this month, a state official said.
Many Without Water In Scott County After Water Lines Break
"We've been having to go a few miles up the road to some relatives homes to take showers," Shaddon said.
Japan Joins Russia In Lifting Ban On Arkansas Poultry
Japan this month joined Russia and a U.S. state in lifting its ban on Arkansas poultry and poultry products, a state official said.
Russia Lifts Ban On Arkansas Poultry
Russia, China, Japan, Turkey, Hong Kong and in the U.S., Mississippi and Georgia, banned Arkansas poultry and poultry products after a strain of avian influenza was found at a Scott County farm in June, said Preston Scroggin, director of the Arkansas Livestock and Poultry Commission.