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Eggs

Why Do So Many Eggs Come From Iowa?

Every city has farms nearby that could supply eggs. The reason a few industrial farms concentrated in a handful of states dominate the business is that bigger is cheaper.

May 26, 2015

Bird Flu Found In Iowa; Up To 5.3 million Chickens To Be Destroyed

H5N2 avian influenza, or bird flu, has reared its head at a commercial egg-laying facility in northwest Iowa that houses as many as 5.3 million chickens, according to state officials.

April 21, 2015

Ebola Virus Vaccine Developed By Bird Flu Scientist

The vaccine has been shown to effectively protect monkeys exposed to the Ebola virus.

March 27, 2015