Covid-19 testing being rolled out in Donegal mink farm

first_imgHomepage BannerNews By News Highland – November 9, 2020 News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Previous articleDonegal hurlers to play at same time as Donegal footballersNext articleEvening News, Sport, and Obituaries on Monday November 9th News Highland Twitter Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Covid-19 testing being rolled out in Donegal mink farm Twitter Google+ Google+center_img Pinterest Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme WhatsApp Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Pinterest Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows WhatsApp Covid-19 testing is being rolled out at three mink farms in the Republic as part of enhanced surveillance by the Department of Agriculture. One of the facilities is in Donegal. The other two are in Cork and Laois.It follows widespread outbreaks of a new strain of coronavirus on Danish mink farms.The Department of Agriculture says no animals have tested positive for coronavirus here, and it does not suspect the disease has spread to mink.It says no mink have been imported here this year, and farms have been told to implement biosecurity measures to protect their animals. Community Enhancement Programme open for applicationslast_img

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