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CDC Reports: Outbreaks of Salmonella Infections Linked to Backyard Poultry

Aug. 18, 2020
backyard chickens - Photo by Rowan S on Unsplash

The CDC has released an update regarding multistate outbreaks of Salmonella infections linked to contact with poultry in backyard flocks.

Since late June 2020, 473 more ill people were added to this investigation. 

More information regarding the outbreak is available at the CDC website: https://www.cdc.gov/salmonella/backyardpoultry-05-20/index.html