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U.S. Department of Agriculture

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Agricultural Research Service

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Invasive and Emerging Fungal Pathogens - Diagnostic Fact Sheets
USDA. ARS. Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory.

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Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS)

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Agricultural Quarantine Inspection Monitoring (AQIM) Handbook (PDF | 1.6 MB)

Asian Gypsy Moth (Apr 2003; PDF | 49 KB)

Asian Longhorned Beetle (Jan 2005; PDF | 52 KB)

Asian Longhorned Beetle: Questions and Answers (May 2007; PDF | 38 KB)

Attack of the Invasive Species (Aug 2010; PDF | 37 KB)

Questions and Answers About Asian Longhorned Beetle Control Treatments (Jan 2003; PDF | 50 KB)

Boll Weevil in Tennessee, Using the Malathion to Eradicate (May 2006; PDF | 53 KB)

EPA's Risk Assessment on Malathion Q&A's (May 2006; PDF | 48 KB)

Questions and Answers: Boll Weevil Eradication (May 2013; PDF | 59 KB)

Biosecurity for Birds Card - Exotic Newcastle Disease (2015; PDF | 118 KB)

Biosecurity for Birds Fact Sheet - Exotic New Castle Disease (Jul 2013; PDF | 443 KB)

Boll Weevil Eradication (Mar 2007; PDF | 46 KB)

Brown Tree Snake (Jan 2011; PDF | 168 KB)

Classical Swine Fever (CSF) (also known as hog cholera) (Aug 2008; PDF | 40 KB)

Combating Illegal Bird Importation (June 2006; PDF | 32 KB)

Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) (Mar 2006; PDF | 50 KB)

Feral Swine: Damage and Disease Threats (Jun 2013; PDF | 15.41 MB)

Foot-and-Mouth Disease (Jul 2013; PDF | 54 KB)

Foot-and-Mouth Response: Overview of FMD Vaccine Issues (Aug 2013; PDF | 581 KB)

Protecting America From Foot-and-Mouth Disease and Other High-Consequence Livestock Diseases (Jul 2013; PDF | 47 KB)

Emergency Response: Foot-and-Mouth Disease and Other Foreign Animal Diseases (Jul 2013; PDF | 47 KB)

Glassy-winged Sharpshooter and Pierce's Disease in California (Dec 2002; PDF | 52 KB)

Gypsy Moth: Slow the Spread Program (Apr 2003; PDF | 51 KB)

It's the Law: Before Moving, Check for the Gypsy Moth (Oct 2013; PDF | 1.22 MB)

How APHIS Facilitates Agricultural Imports (Jan 2004; PDF | 570 KB)

Imported Fire Ants: An Agricultural Pest and a Human Health Hazard (Apr 2006; PDF | 41 KB)

Invasive Species and Forest Health (Oct 2006; PDF | 45 KB)

Japanese Cedar Longhorned Beetle in the Eastern United States, Pest Alert (Mar 1999; PDF | 71 KB)

Karnal Bunt: A Fungal Disease of Wheat (Mar 2004; PDF | 607 KB)

Mediterranean Fruit Fly (Apr 2006; PDF | 90 KB)

Information for Travelers Returning from Overseas Travel (Oct 2012; PDF | 73 KB)

Nurseries and Plant Growers: Help Control the Spread of the Imported Fire Ant - Industry Alert (May 2006; PDF | 37 KB)

Nutria, An Invasive Rodent (Oct 2010; PDF | 228 KB)

Pest Alert - Giant Salvinia (May 2000; PDF | 49 KB)

Plant Protection Act, The: Q & A's (Jun 2002; PDF | 90 KB)

Plum Pox: A Devastating Threat to Peaches, Apricots, Plums, Nectarines, Almonds, and Sweet and Tart Cherries (PDF | 248 KB)

Plum Pox (Jun 2012; PDF | 41 KB)

Protect Your Birds from Avian Influenza (May 2011; PDF | 2.7 MB)

Questions and Answers: Plant Protection and Quarantine Permits (Sep 2009; PDF | 47 KB)

Spinosad: Questions and Answers (Dec 2002; PDF | 48 KB)

USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service and DHS’ Customs and Border Protection: Working Together to
Protect Agriculture (Jan 2008; PDF | 39 KB)

Witchweed: A Parasitic Pest (Jan 2011; PDF | 37 KB)

Implementation of Wood Packaging Material Regulation (Dec 2005; PDF | 45 KB)

Wood Packing Material: Implementation of the International Plant Protection Convention Standard - Industry Alert (May 2006; PDF | 51 KB)

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National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) (formerly known as the Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service (CSREES))

West Nile Virus National Pest Alert (PDF | 206 KB)
Cornell University; USDA. National Institute of Food and Agriculture (formerly known as the Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service).

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National Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)

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  • PLANTS Database - Fact Sheets & Plant Guides
    Fact Sheets & Plant Guides is a partnership of the National Plant Data Team and the Plant Materials Program. Fact Sheets provide brief descriptions of a plant, its uses, and cultural recommendations. Plant Guides are similar but more extensive. Fact Sheets and Plant Guides are available in either Adobe® Acrobat® Portable Document Format (pdf) or Microsoft Word (doc).


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Forest Service

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