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Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture
USDA FAQ's and resources about coronavirus (COVID-19).  LEARN MORE

Traveler Alerts and Advisories

Information for Travelers Who Visit Farms or Come Into Contact with Animals in Other Countries
U.S. citizens and international visitors who visit a farm or make contact with live animals in another country can unknowingly spread potentially devastating animal diseases. Learn More

Travelers Urged Not to Bring Rice and Other Products From Countries Where Khapra Beetle is  Known to Occur
Rice, soybeans, safflower seeds, and Cicer species (such as chickpeas) are not allowed to enter the United States in passenger baggage coming from certain countries. Learn More


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