The Health Ministry announced there has been an early decrease of influenza activity in Israel, probably due to the coronavirus morbidity situation.
Five human cases of the H5N6 strain of avian influenza have been reported in China in recent weeks.
Long-term plans will be drawn up following a major investigation to ensure there are regulated preparations in place so Israel will not have to just wing it.
Evidence, however, is emerging that Omicron is affecting the upper respiratory tract more than the lungs, causing milder symptoms than previous variants.
Everything you need to know about influenza and coronavirus co-infection in what has been described by some as a twindemic.
This is a disaster but far from being a swan song for the birds.
If I do eventually contract COVID, hopefully we will have treatments to keep people from getting severely ill or dying.
The affected farm produces about 100,000 organic eggs every year, about 2.4% of the organic market.
Outdoor mask mandate for gatherings of over 50 people * Daily infection rates have tripled since last week
Israel's hunting season kicks off every year in September and lasts four months, with hunters typically hunting birds.