Posts by Amy Barkley

Amy is the Livestock and Beginning Farm Specialist with the SWNY Dairy, Livestock, and Field Crops Program.

NYS Bans Live Fowl Shows, Meets, Swaps, Auctions, and Sales: Why and What Does that Mean?

By Amy Barkley / April 21, 2022

Cornell Cooperative Extension shares information about the two recent live poultry bans in New York State that are in place to help stop the spread of Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI). Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza, a highly contagious, fatal, flu-like disease of poultry, has been spreading across the state since February. As of April 19, 2022,…

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