Manufacturing Dissent Since 1996
New interviews throughout the week
Episode 1516

Epidemiology and the Poultry Industry / Boyce Upholt

Sep 21

Share Tweet Send

 

Florida chicken house
Boyce Upholt

Epidemiology and the Poultry Industry / Boyce Upholt

Investigative journalist Boyce Upholt wrote The New Republic article, "Will the Next Pandemic Start With Chickens?: This spring, a virulent strain of bird flu ripped through U.S. farms. The public hardly noticed. That we could ignore the disease shows just how little we’ve learned about the origin of new viruses.

Boyce