APHIS Finalizes Conditions for Paying Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Indemnity

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service is issuing a final rule outlining the conditions under which USDA will pay indemnity to farms affected by highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI). It includes updates to USDA’s February 2016 interim rule.

The APHIS announcement was made August 14 and includes a link to the final rule.