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International Visitors Center

APHIS Visitor's Program, a part of International Services, welcomes international guests to APHIS to learn more about our role in regulating plant and animal health issues, disease eradication, biotechnology, SPS global standards and the implementation of monitoring procedures to ensure the health and safety of the U.S. food supply. APHIS Visitor's Program is a source for international visitors wishing to learn more about APHIS's role and activities.

Hosting International Visitors

APHIS hosts International Visitors from around the world and provides an introduction to APHIS Programs, facilitates contacts with experts and educational activities.  Contact an APHIS International Program Specialist for further information on scheduling a visit.


Contact Us

The APHIS International Visitor's Center is located in Riverdale, Maryland.  Contact us at (301) 851-3804 or email questions to



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