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All APHIS Stakeholder Messages

Date Title Type Category
9/8/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Wheat for Consumption from Lithuania Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
9/8/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Melon from Uzbekistan Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
9/7/21 APHIS amends entry requirements for importation of Fragaria spp., Rosa spp., and Rubus spp. plants from Canada into the United States Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
9/7/21 APHIS Updates Federal Domestic Soil Quarantines Map Stakeholder Message Plant Health
9/7/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Tomato from Spain (Canary Islands) Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
9/7/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Unroasted coffee from various Central and South American Countries and Mexico to Puerto Rico Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
9/1/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Oregano from Kenya Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
9/1/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Parsley from Kenya Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
9/1/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Mango from Egypt Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
8/30/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Dianthus Plants for Planting from Guatemala Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
8/30/21 APHIS Accepts Online Applications for Animal Welfare Act Licenses and Registrations Stakeholder Message Animal Welfare
8/30/21 APHIS Seeks Comments on a Draft Pest Risk Assessment for Spinach (Spinacia oleracea) Seed Infected with Diaporthe (anamorph Phomopsis) Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
8/26/21 APHIS Posts New Pale Cyst Nematode (PCN) Eradication Program Report Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
8/24/21 APHIS removes a portion of Harris County in Texas from the Domestic Citrus Canker (Xanthomonas spp.) Quarantine Area Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
8/24/21 APHIS Amends Import Requirements for Citrus from Australia Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
8/24/21 APHIS updates the Golden Nematode (Globodera rostochiensis) Regulated Area in Suffolk and Nassau Counties in New York Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
8/17/21 APHIS Amends Import Requirements for Fresh Fig Fruit from Mexico Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
8/17/21 APHIS updates the Citrus Black Spot (Phyllosticta citricarpa) Quarantine Area in Florida Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
8/16/21 Availability of Draft Environmental Documents for Petition to Deregulate Soybean Developed Using Genetic Engineering Stakeholder Message APHIS,Biotechnology
8/13/21 APHIS Removes Pale Cyst Nematode (Globodera pallida) Associated Fields from Regulation in Idaho Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
8/13/21 APHIS Expands the Mexican Fruit Fly (Anastrepha ludens) Quarantine Areas in Cameron County, Texas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
8/11/21 General Conference Committee of the National Poultry Improvement Plan Meeting Stakeholder Message Animal Health
7/28/21 Surveillance Data Shows White-Tailed Deer Exposed to SARS-CoV-2 Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage,Animal Health
7/28/21 Use APHIS eFile to Apply for Your Next Cut Flowers, Greenery, and Sugarcane Permit! Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
7/27/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Tomatillo from Panama Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
7/21/21 APHIS Announces Phase Six Lacey Act Enforcement Schedule Effective Date of October 1, 2021 Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
7/20/21 Protecting Planes That Never Fly Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
7/19/21 USDA Reminds Stakeholders to Submit PPA-7721 Suggestions by July 23, 2021 Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
7/19/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Fresh Soursop from Ecuador Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
7/12/21 APHIS Seeks Comments on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for Fresh Dragon Fruit for Consumption from Peru Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
7/12/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Marjoram from Kenya Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
7/12/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Hydrangea Cuttings for Planting from Chile Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
7/1/21 APHIS Invites U.S. Stakeholders to Comment on IPPC Standards and Documents Stakeholder Message Plant Health
6/30/21 APHIS Removes the Mexican Fruit Fly (Anastrepha ludens) Quarantine Area in Lasara, Willacy County, Texas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
6/30/21 APHIS Plant Protection and Quarantine Will Continue to Accept Electronic Phytosanitary Certificates and Forms through December 31, 2021 Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
6/25/21 Importing Articles that Aren’t for Propagation or Planting? Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
6/24/21 Updated Plant-Trait-Mechanism of Action Table Available Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
6/24/21 APHIS Adds Plant Taxa to the Not Authorized Pending Pest Risk Analysis (NAPPRA) List in a Final Notice Effective July 2, 2021 Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
6/21/21 APHIS Removes Zones BB and W from the Giant African Snail (Lissachatina fulica, formally Achatina fulica) List of Regulated Areas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
6/17/21 Expansion of Quarantine Areas for the Imported Fire Ant (Solenopis invicta Buren, S. richteri Forel, and hybrids of these species) in Arkansas, North Carolina, Oklahoma, and Virginia Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
6/17/21 APHIS Reduces the Mexican Fruit Fly (Anastrepha ludens) Quarantine Area in Cameron County, Texas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
6/10/21 Open Letter from Animal Care's Deputy Administrator to Stakeholders Stakeholder Message Animal Welfare
6/3/21 APHIS Issues Notice of Decision to Add Taxa of Plants for Planting that are Quarantine Pests or Hosts of Quarantine Pests to the Lists of Plants for Planting Whose Importation is Not Authorized Pending Pest Risk Analysis Federal Register Notice Imports and Exports,Plant Health
5/28/21 APHIS Expands the European Cherry Fruit Fly (Rhagoletis cerasi) Quarantine to include all of Monroe and Wayne Counties, New York Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
5/26/21 Extension of Deregulation to Corn Developed Using Genetic Engineering Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
5/21/21 APHIS Amends Federal Order for Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense Tropical race 4 (Foc TR4) Import Restrictions Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
5/21/21 APHIS Adds Portions of Charleston and Dorchester Counties, South Carolina to the Asian Longhorned Beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis) Quarantine Area Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
5/21/21 APHIS Adds Del Norte County in California to Phytophthora ramorum Quarantine Area Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
5/20/21 APHIS Publishes Pest Risk Analysis for the Importation of Fresh Melon Fruit from Japan Into the United States Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
5/20/21 Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cubense Tropical race 4 (Foc TR4) Import Restrictions Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
5/19/21 SCRA Workshop June 8-9, “Nuts and Bolts” of U.S. Biotechnology Regulations Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
5/18/21 APHIS Adds Eau Claire and Richland Counties, Wisconsin to the Gypsy Moth (Lymantria dispar) Quarantine Area Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
5/17/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Strawberry (Fragaria x ananassa Duchesne) for planting from Spain Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
5/17/21 APHIS Invites U.S. Stakeholders to Comment on NAPPO Standards and Other Documents Stakeholder Message Plant Health
5/12/21 APHIS Publishes Pest Risk Analysis for the Importation of Fresh Mango Fruit From Colombia Into the United States Federal Register Notice Imports and Exports,Plant Health
5/10/21 APHIS Reminds Core Users to Expect Correction Requests through the Automated Commercial Environment for Cargo Moving to Plant Inspection Stations Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
5/6/21 APHIS Posts New Pale Cyst Nematode (PCN) Eradication Program Report Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
5/5/21 APHIS Invites U.S. Stakeholders to Submit Topics on IPPC Standards and Implementation Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
5/3/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Hibiscus (Hibiscus rosa-sinensis) cutting for planting from the Netherlands Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
4/27/21 USDA Seeks Public Input on Notice of Intent to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for Deregulation of Maize Developed Using Genetic Engineering Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
4/23/21 USDA Announces Deregulation Extension of Potato Developed Using Genetic Engineering Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
4/21/21 Comments Welcome on USDA Advance Notice of Proposed Rulemaking for Regulatory Oversight of Certain Animals Developed Using Genetic Engineering Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
4/20/21 APHIS Removes Zone B from the Giant African Snail (Lissachatina fulica, formally Achatina fulica) List of Regulated Areas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
4/16/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Eggplant from Morocco Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
4/13/21 USDA Seeks User Feedback on New Agricultural Commodity Import Requirement Portal Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
3/31/21 April 5, 2021 - BRS Permit Applicants Required to Use APHIS eFile Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
3/30/21 APHIS Posts New Pale Cyst Nematode (PCN) Eradication Program Report Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
3/25/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Glasswort from Israel Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
3/19/21 APHIS Adds Pale Cyst Nematode (Globodera pallida) Associated Fields and Removes Other Fields from Regulation in Idaho Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
3/17/21 USDA Wildlife Services Posts FY2020 Data on Management Actions and Funding Sources Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
3/15/21 APHIS Fully Implements Core Message Set Today Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
3/12/21 USDA Wildlife Services Shares Reports on Wildlife Hazards to Aviation Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
3/11/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Pineapple from the Philippines Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
3/4/21 April 5, 2021-BRS Transitions to APHIS eFile Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
3/4/21 Reminder: APHIS Fully Implements Core Message Set Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
3/4/21 APHIS Removes Zone AA from the Giant African Snail (Lissachatina fulica, formally Achatina fulica) List of Regulated Areas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
3/1/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Tarragon from Kenya Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
2/25/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Ginseng from South Korea Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
2/24/21 APHIS Provides New Core Message Set Help Desk for ACE Users Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
2/18/21 APHIS Removes Zone G from the Giant African Snail (Lissachatina fulica, formally Achatina fulica) List of Regulated Areas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
2/2/21 APHIS Posts New Release in Feral Swine Video Series Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
2/2/21 APHIS' eFile Expands Fruit and Vegetable Permit Requests to Include Fresh, Dried and Frozen Process Types Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
1/29/21 NAPPO News: Updates from USDA APHIS Plant Protection and Quarantine (PPQ) Stakeholder Message Plant Health
1/22/21 APHIS Will Provide Entry Status Notifications through ACE Starting in January Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
1/21/21 APHIS Updates Core Message Set Implementation Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
1/15/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Cucumber and White Marrow from Jordan Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
1/15/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Coriander from Kenya Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
1/15/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Coconut from Belize Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
1/13/21 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Sage from Ethiopia Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
1/12/21 Reminder: Full Implementation of the APHIS Core Message Set Begins January 2021 Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
1/11/21 APHIS Updates the Plants for Planting Manual to include a section on the Canada Nursery Certification Program Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
12/28/20 APHIS Posts New Pale Cyst Nematode (PCN) Eradication Program Report Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
12/21/20 APHIS Amends Import Requirements for Fresh Fig (Ficus carica) Fruit from Mexico Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
12/21/20 Reminder: Full Implementation of the APHIS Core Message Set Begins January 2021 Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
12/18/20 APHIS Plant Protection and Quarantine Will Continue To Accept Electronic Phytosanitary Certificates and Forms through June 30, 2021 Stakeholder Message Plant Health
12/16/20 USDA Proposes To Expand Importation of Fresh Citrus Fruit from Australia Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
12/14/20 APHIS Changes Approach to Fight Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
12/1/20 APHIS Seeks Comments on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Propagative Plants of Ulmus davidiana Planch from the Republic of Korea into the Continental United States Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
11/24/20 APHIS Updates Federal Domestic Soil Quarantines Map Stakeholder Message Plant Health
11/20/20 APHIS Establishes Mexican Fruit Fly (Anastrepha ludens) Quarantine in Lasara, Willacy County, Texas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
11/12/20 APHIS Seeks Comments on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Hydroponic Lettuce with Roots from Mexico Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
11/10/20 Annual Facility Certification for Offshore Greenhouse Certification Program Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
11/9/20 Animal Care Posts Transcripts from Recent Animal Welfare Act Bird Standards Listening Sessions Stakeholder Message Animal Welfare
11/5/20 USDA Announces New Director for Wildlife Services Western Region Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
11/4/20 USDA Authorizes Importation of Cold-Treated Citrus Fruit from South Africa into All U.S. Ports of Entry Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
10/28/20 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Dill from Kenya Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
10/27/20 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of moth orchid (Phalaenopsis spp.) for planting from the Netherlands Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
10/15/20 APHIS Establishes an Asian Longhorned Beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis) Quarantine Area in Charleston County, South Carolina Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
10/7/20 USDA Wildlife Services Posts FY2019 Data on Damage Management Actions and Funding Sources Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
10/6/20 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of moth orchid (Phalaenopsis spp.) for planting from Germany Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
10/5/20 APHIS Updates Import Requirements of Fresh Cut Amaranth (Amaranthus sp.) from Jamaica Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
10/1/20 APHIS Updates Federal Domestic Soil Quarantines Map Stakeholder Message Plant Health
9/30/20 APHIS Delays Implementation of Phase Six of the Lacey Act Enforcement Schedule Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
9/30/20 APHIS Delays Implementation of APHIS Core Message Set Until January 2021 Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
9/29/20 APHIS Removes the Mexican Fruit Fly (Anastrepha ludens) Quarantine Area in Laredo, Webb County, and Zapata, Zapata County, Texas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
9/24/20 USDA Wildlife Services Video Shares Images of Daily Work to Manage Rabies Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
9/21/20 Use APHIS eFile to Apply for Your Next Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Import Permit Today! Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
9/21/20 APHIS Plant Protection and Quarantine Will Continue To Accept Electronic Phytosanitary Certificates and Forms through December 31, 2020 Stakeholder Message Plant Health
9/18/20 Apply for Your Next Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Import Permit Using APHIS eFile Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
9/16/20 APHIS Proposes Animal Welfare Amendments for Research Facilities to Remove Duplicative and Unnecessary Information Requirements Stakeholder Message Animal Welfare
9/15/20 Animal Care Transitions to Sending Annual Report Packets Electronically Stakeholder Message Animal Welfare
9/11/20 APHIS Seeks Input on a Policy on Free-living Wild Species in Their Natural Habitat Stakeholder Message Animal Welfare
9/9/20 APHIS Removes the Mexican Fruit Fly (Anastrepha ludens) Quarantine Area in Harlingen, Cameron County, Texas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
9/2/20 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Mango from South Africa Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
8/27/20 Availability of Draft Environmental Assessment for ALB Eradication Program in South Carolina Stakeholder Message Asian Longhorned Beetle,Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
8/18/20 USDA Reminds Stakeholders to Submit PPA-7721 Suggestions Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
8/18/20 APHIS Removes Zone Y from the Giant African Snail (Lissachatina fulica, formally Achatina fulica) List of Regulated Areas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
8/17/20 APHIS Shares SECURE Confirmation Process Guidance and Announces Webinars Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
8/7/20 USDA Updates List of Locations Where the Public Can Send Unsolicited Seed Packets Stakeholder Message Plant Health
8/6/20 APHIS Invites U.S. Stakeholders to Comment on IPPC Standards and Documents Stakeholder Message Plant Health
8/4/20 USDA Provides List of Locations by State Where Public Can Mail Unsolicited Seed Packages Stakeholder Message Plant Health
8/4/20 APHIS Will Delay Implementation of Phase Six of the Lacey Act Enforcement Schedule Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
8/4/20 APHIS Updates Federal Domestic Soil Quarantines Map Stakeholder Message Plant Health
8/4/20 APHIS Clarifies Regulatory Requirements for Seeds for Sprouting for Human Consumption Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
7/31/20 USDA Seeks Help from Citizens to Collect Unsolicited Seeds Packages Stakeholder Message Plant Health
7/29/20 New Lighting System Helps Deer Avoid Vehicles at Night Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
7/29/20 APHIS Removes the Mexican Fruit Fly (Anastrepha ludens) Quarantine Area in Lasara, Willacy County, Texas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
7/28/20 Availability of Deregulation Extension Request for GE Potato Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
7/27/20 APHIS Launches Animal Welfare Act Licensing Rule Website and Videos Stakeholder Message Animal Welfare
7/27/20 Notice of Availability - Decision and Finding of No Significant Impact for the Environmental Assessment: Predator Damage Management in Nevada Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
7/22/20 Message to AWA Licensees and Registrants: Resumption of Animal Care Inspections During COVID-19 Pandemic Stakeholder Message Animal Welfare
7/20/20 Important Information about Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Import Permit Applications and APHIS eFile Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
7/17/20 New release in feral swine video series! Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
7/17/20 APHIS Updates Federal Domestic Soil Quarantines Map Stakeholder Message Plant Health
7/17/20 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for Fresh Raspberry Fruit from Peru for Consumption into the United States Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
7/14/20 APHIS Removes the Mediterranean Fruit Fly (Ceratitis capitata) Quarantine Area in Devore, San Bernardino County, California Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
7/13/20 APHIS Plant Protection and Quarantine Will Continue To Accept Electronic Phytosanitary Certificates and Forms through September 30, 2020 Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
7/6/20 APHIS Will Streamline Soil Import Permit Application Process Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
7/1/20 APHIS Invites U.S. Stakeholders to Comment on IPPC Standards and Documents Stakeholder Message Plant Health
6/30/20 APHIS adds portions of Cameron County in Texas to the Domestic Citrus Canker (Xanthomonas spp.) Quarantine Area Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
6/30/20 APHIS Will Extend Timeline for Implementing the APHIS Core Message Set in ACE Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
6/22/20 USDA Provides Additional $2.8 million to Support Grasshopper and Mormon Cricket Suppression in Western States Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
6/17/20 The Fiscal Year 2021 Plant Protection Act Section 7721 Open Period is Coming Soon Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
6/17/20 APHIS Seeks Comments on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for Turmeric (Curcuma longa) Rhizomes from Peru for Consumption into the United States. Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
6/15/20 Tree Surveys Are Underway In South Carolina to Detect Asian Longhorned Beetle USDA Asks Area Residents to Report Signs of the Beetle and to Not Move Firewood Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
6/15/20 APHIS Announces Availability of Petition for Deregulation of GE Corn Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
6/11/20 Ralstonia Eradicated from Greenhouses Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
6/10/20 APHIS Updates Federal Domestic Soil Quarantines Map Stakeholder Message Plant Health
6/8/20 APHIS Establishes Offshore Greenhouse Certification Program Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
6/5/20 USDA Amends Import Restrictions and Requirements to Prevent the Introduction of Tomato Brown Rugose Fruit Virus Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
6/5/20 APHIS Reopens Comment Period on Amendments to Pale Cyst Nematode Regulations Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
6/3/20 APHIS amends Federal Order for U.S. Imports of tomato (Solanum lycopersicum) and pepper (Capsicum spp.) hosts of Tomato brown rugose fruit virus (ToBRFV) Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
6/3/20 APHIS Establishes a Mexican Fruit Fly (Anastrepha ludens) Quarantine in Zapata, Zapata County, Texas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
6/2/20 New Video Series on Feral Swine Impacts to American Livelihoods Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
6/2/20 USDA APHIS Announces Availability of Petition for Deregulation of GE Corn Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
6/2/20 Huanglongbing Multiagency Coordination Group Announces Plans to Focus Funding on the Most Promising ‘Shovel-Ready’ Projects for Combating Citrus Greening Disease Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
6/2/20 COVID-19 Update from BRS: Electronic Submissions Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
6/2/20 BRS COVID-19 Update Stakeholder Message Biotechnology
6/2/20 APHIS Extends Comment Period for Phase Six of the Lacey Act Enforcement Schedule Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
6/1/20 Important Information about APHIS Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Import Permits Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
6/1/20 APHIS Invites U.S. Stakeholders to Comment on NAPPO Standards and Documents Stakeholder Message Plant Health
5/25/20 Reminder: Important Information about APHIS Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Import Permits Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
5/21/20 USDA Market Access Gains for U.S. Products to China Valued At More Than $700 Million: Demonstrates Continued Progress Under the U.S.-China Phase One Agreement Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
5/20/20 APHIS Modifies Conditions for Interstate Movement of Regulated Articles in Quarantined Areas for European Cherry Fruit Fly (Rhagoletis cerasi) Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
5/18/20 Reminder: Important Information about APHIS Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Import Permits Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
5/12/20 APHIS Announces Changes to Animal Welfare Act Licensing Requirements Stakeholder Message Animal Welfare
5/5/20 USDA Announces New Director for Wildlife Services National Wildlife Research Center Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
5/4/20 Message to AWA Licensees and Registrants: Status of Animal Care Inspections During COVID-19 Pandemic Stakeholder Message Animal Welfare
5/4/20 Reminder: Important Information about APHIS Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Import Permits Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
4/22/20 Detection of Ralstonia solanacearum race 3 biovar 2 in a United States Greenhouse Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
4/21/20 Important Information about APHIS Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Import Permits Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
4/17/20 APHIS seeks comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the importation of fresh Chives for consumption from Ethiopia Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
4/16/20 APHIS Authorizes Importation of Fresh Sand Pears from Japan into the United States Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
4/15/20 USDA Wildlife Services to Use $1.3 M to Implement, Evaluate Nonlethal Predation Management Tools Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
4/14/20 APHIS Seek Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the Importation of Dried True Potato Seed from the Netherlands Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
4/14/20 APHIS Authorizes Importation of Fresh Citrus Fruit from China Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
4/13/20 APHIS Seeks Comment on Pest List to Reinstate the Importation of Fresh Mango for Consumption from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
4/9/20 APHIS Provides Operational Update for Preclearance of Apples and Pears from New Zealand Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
4/3/20 USDA Wildlife Services Highlights Nonlethal Wildlife Damage Management Tools Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
4/1/20 APHIS seeks comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for Tarragon for consumption from Ethiopia Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
4/1/20 APHIS seeks comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for Rosemary for consumption from Ethiopia Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
4/1/20 APHIS seeks comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for Melon Fruit for consumption from Turkey Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
3/31/20 USDA Seeks Comment on Proposed Changes for the Importation of Fresh Citrus from South Africa into the United States Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
3/27/20 Message to AWA Licensees and Registrants: Animal Care Inspections During COVID-19 Pandemic Stakeholder Message Animal Welfare
3/26/20 APHIS Plant Protection and Quarantine Provides an Update on Import and Export Activities for Plants and Plant Products Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
3/24/20 APHIS Seeks Comments on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for Pummelo from Vietnam Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
3/23/20 Learn How to Use the APHIS Core Message Set Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
3/20/20 APHIS Authorizes Importation of Fragrant Pears from an Additional Area in China Stakeholder Message
3/16/20 APHIS Updates Federal Domestic Soil Quarantines Map Stakeholder Message Plant Health
3/16/20 APHIS Releases 2020 Thousand Cankers Disease Survey Guidelines Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
3/12/20 APHIS Establishes a Mexican Fruit Fly (Anastrepha ludens) Quarantine in Laredo, Webb County, Texas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
3/11/20 APHIS Authorizes Importation of Fresh Jujube Fruit from China into the Continental United States Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
3/4/20 APHIS Expands the European Cherry Fruit Fly (Rhagoletis cerasi) Quarantine to include all of Orleans County, New York Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
3/4/20 APHIS Extends Comment Period for Draft Pest Risk Assessments for Stonefruit for Consumption from Australia Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
3/4/20 APHIS Amends Entry Requirements for Importation of Boxwood, Euonymus, and Holly from Canada into the United States Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
2/27/20 APHIS Establishes a Mexican Fruit Fly (Anastrepha ludens) Quarantine in Cameron County, Texas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
2/25/20 USDA Expands Market for U.S. Wheat: Adds Idaho, Oregon, and Washington to List of States that Can Export Wheat to Kenya Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
2/20/20 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the importation of Chives (Allium schoenoprasum) from Kenya Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
2/13/20 APHIS Establishes a Mexican Fruit Fly (Anastrepha ludens) Quarantine in Lasara, Willacy County, Texas Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
2/7/20 APHIS Expands the Huanglongbing Quarantined Area in California Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
2/5/20 APHIS Amends Karnal Bunt (Tilletia indica) Regulated Areas in La Paz, Maricopa, and Pinal Counties in Arizona Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
2/3/20 USDA Extends Comment Period: Proposed Changes to List of Plants for Planting Not Approved Pending Pest Risk Analysis Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
1/31/20 APHIS Takes Next Step Toward Paperless Clearance of Agricultural Imports Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
1/31/20 APHIS Determines Unshu Oranges Can be Safely Imported from Japan Into the United States Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
1/28/20 USDA Wildlife Services Co-Posts DOD Request for Environmental Proposals Stakeholder Message Wildlife Damage
1/28/20 APHIS Posts New Weed Risk Assessments Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
1/23/20 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the importation of Turmeric Rhizomes (Curcuma longa) from Samoa Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
1/23/20 APHIS Seeks Comment on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for the importation of Turmeric Rhizomes (Curcuma longa) from Mexico Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health
1/22/20 Updated APHIS Launches Updated Citrus Diseases Website - Link included Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
1/22/20 APHIS Adds Infested Fields in the Pale Cyst Nematode Regulated Area in Idaho Stakeholder Message Plant Health,Pests and Diseases
1/17/20 Corrections to the Animal Care Annual Research Report Summaries by State Stakeholder Message Animal Welfare
1/14/20 APHIS Seeks Comments on Draft Pest Risk Assessment for fresh melon fruit (Cucumis melo) from Japan for consumption into the continental United State, Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands. Stakeholder Message Imports and Exports,Plant Health

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