According to Kagoshima Prefecture, on the 12th, there was a report that multiple chickens were dead at a poultry farm in Satsuma Town, and when the prefecture conducted a simple test, it was confirmed that it was positive for bird flu.

The prefecture is conducting genetic tests to investigate in detail, and the results are expected to be revealed late at night on the 12th.

On the evening of the 12th, the prefecture will hold a meeting of the countermeasures headquarters to discuss what to do if it is positive.