2 more turkey flocks presumed to have bird flu in Minnesota



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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials are reporting two more turkey flocks presumed to have bird flu.

The presumed cases reported Friday are in Kandiyohi and Meeker counties. Both counties have already been found to have infected flocks. Kandiyohi County is among the hardest-hit, with more than 20 infected flocks.

Bird flu has killed some 4 million birds in Minnesota this spring in 19 counties. Officials didn't give the flock size for the newest presumed cases.

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