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Bird flu scare hits French foie gras production

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The order allows goose and duck farmers to continue raising the birds they have, but bans them from taking on new chicks until after a cleanup launched this month.

Paris

PRODUCTION of France's favourite festive-season treat has been hit by restrictions resulting from an avian influenza scare in the south-west, where most of the delicacy is produced.

"In the most optimistic scenario . . . a third of this region's (usual) output will not be

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