Saturday, July 14, 2012
U.S. Customs monitors for #H7N3
Customs Officers and Inspection Service Animal and Plant Department of Agriculture United States intensified the international bridges revision of the border to prevent the entry of bird flu.
The provision is to review all chicken meat and processed eggs and roasted, boiled or hard boiled eggs from Mexico.
Homeland Security spokesman and Customs in Laredo, Texas, Rick Pauza said he can not enter American territory the flesh of this animal and its derivatives until the alert is lifted."To cross the chicken and turkey have to prove they were cooked to at least 72 degrees Celsius and a permit from the Department of Agriculture," he said.
He said that officers are given the option of returning visitors into Mexico with the poultry products from being fined.http://www.periodicocorreo.com.mx/nacional/estados/46227-garantizan-recursos-contra-la-gripe-aviar.html