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Could a Turkey shortage put a damper on Christmas in B.C.?

The avian flu may have an impact on your holiday season celebrations.

The B-C Poultry Association is warning that the epidemic of infections could mean a shortage of turkeys this year.

Association spokesperson Amanda Brittain told the Canadian Press that the avian flu has cut turkey supplies by 20 percent.

Importing turkeys might not be a solution.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is limiting supplies from the United States…..again, because of avian influenza.

with files from Vista Radio newswire

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