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ADVISORY: South Korean poultry cull in bird flu outbreak incorrectly calculated
January 4, 2017 / 8:50 AM / 9 months ago

ADVISORY: South Korean poultry cull in bird flu outbreak incorrectly calculated

Reuters’ reporting on South Korea’s poultry cull since mid-November in response to an outbreak of bird flu incorrectly stated the country’s total poultry population was 84.7 million. The correct number was 163.9 million birds. The error appeared in stories published between Nov. 23 and Dec. 21, 2016.

Details on the correction for the Dec. 21 report are as follows:

STORY NUMBER: nL4N1EE54A

STORY DATE: 04/01/2017

STORY TIME: 08:25:40 GMT

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