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APHISAnimal and Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA)
APHISAnimal and Public Health Information System (Department of Agriculture and Rural Development; UK)
APHISAgriculture Plant Health Inspection Service (USDA)
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At a House Agriculture Committee hearing, farm groups and many lawmakers raised objections to shifting APHIS to the new agency.
Requiring a training program so that personnel are prepared to implement and comply with the APHIS permit conditions.
A report issued by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) and released earlier last week made a lot of "similar" conclusions as APHIS did in preparing the proposals, Smith said.
Two years ago, APHIS reported that new pest introductions were being detected at a rate of one every twelve days.
Our intention is to complement the efforts of our partners at CDFA and USDA APHIS who have both the expertise and authority for overseeing infestations of EGVM," said Ed Burton, State Conservationist for NRCS.
2010), Western Africa in 2010 (USDA APHIS 2011), Sudan and Ethiopia in 2011 (Anon.
The administration proposes that some of the cuts in the APHIS budget reflect "a change in focus for managing pests .
has confirmed the presence of trace levels of genetic material not yet approved for commercialization in Clearfield 131 (CL131) rice seed," APHIS said, adding, "This seed is not an option for planting this crop season.
APHIS officials told us that the funds to support work on diagnostic tools remain insufficient.
If a shipment is stopped at the point of entry, the exporter should call the state APHIS office and speak to the contact point officer, who should be able to resolve the issue within 2 to 3 days.
When APHIS gives final approval, VMRD can sell the tests.