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KFJX Pittsburg
Avian Influenza Confirmed in Jasper Co.strain, health officials are saying the average person or even turkey farmer sh
Avian Influenza Confirmed in Jasper Co.
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 2 days ago
strain, health officials are saying the average person or even turkey farmer should not be alarmed. The USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service released a statement saying, in part, "The h5 strain is different from the viruses... Read more
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Island Packet
Monkey escape: USDA to ‘look into’ primate breakout at Yemassee facilityescaped from its Early Branch site. That lone monkey has never been recovered.
Monkey escape: USDA to ‘look into’ primate breakout at Yemassee facility
Island Packet / Posted 2 days ago
escaped from its Early Branch site. That lone monkey has never been recovered. Tanya Espinosa, spokesperson for the USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, wrote in an email Mondau that Alpha Genesis is the subject of an “open... Read more
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Shelbyville Times-Gazette
Trainers' plea: Objectivity in horse show inspections"Is it us? I don't think so." Master Class is now banned from showing for life
Trainers' plea: Objectivity in horse show inspections
Shelbyville Times-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
"Is it us? I don't think so." Master Class is now banned from showing for life under a new USDA rule, Inman said. USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has told industry DQPs during training sessions this year that USDA does... Read more
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Grainnet.com
NGFA and Grain Groups Caution APHIS Against Ill-Advised Revisions to Biotech RegulationsWashington - April 26, 2015 - Five national grain-based organizations have caut
NGFA and Grain Groups Caution APHIS Against Ill-Advised Revisions to Biotech Regulations
Grainnet.com / Posted 9 days ago
Washington - April 26, 2015 - Five national grain-based organizations have cautioned the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) not to make premature and ill-advised changes to its biotech regulations that... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Colorado State Forest Service installs emerald ash borer traps in Boulder Countyof the pest in Colorado, and complement a national EAB survey led annually by t
Colorado State Forest Service installs emerald ash borer traps in Boulder County
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 9 days ago
of the pest in Colorado, and complement a national EAB survey led annually by the United States Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. West says the team is hoping to have all of the traps out by mid-May. After... Read more
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The Fort Morgan Times
Colorado State Forest Service Setting Traps for Invasive Tree Pesthelp manage the spread and impacts of the pest in Colorado, and complement a na
Colorado State Forest Service Setting Traps for Invasive Tree Pest
The Fort Morgan Times / Posted 9 days ago
help manage the spread and impacts of the pest in Colorado, and complement a national EAB survey led annually by the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. West says the team is hoping to have all of the traps out by mid-May; after... Read more
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examiner.com
USDA sidesteps regulations with GMO mushroomsimproving the appearance and shelf life of mushroom, and facilitating automated
USDA sidesteps regulations with GMO mushrooms
examiner.com / Posted 14 days ago
improving the appearance and shelf life of mushroom, and facilitating automated mechanical harvesting. The USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has concluded that your CRISPR/Cas9-edited white button mushrooms as... Read more
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PhysOrg
Gene-edited mushroom is changing GMO dialogueattention to the ongoing dialogue surrounding GMOs. In a letter dated April 13
Gene-edited mushroom is changing GMO dialogue
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
attention to the ongoing dialogue surrounding GMOs. In a letter dated April 13, 2016, the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service confirmed to Yinong Yang, associate professor of plant pathology, that the... Read more
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Business Insider
The next generation of GMO food is here, and it's technically not a GMOis widely different from the one the USDA has previously taken with traditional
The next generation of GMO food is here, and it's technically not a GMO
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
is widely different from the one the USDA has previously taken with traditional GMOs, which are regulated by the agency's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS). APHIS keeps an eye on new genetically modified organisms that "may pose a... Read more
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PhysOrg
California plans to unleash fly to crush ivy invasionof both upland and riparian habitat by Cape ivy long ago reached crisis proport
California plans to unleash fly to crush ivy invasion
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
of both upland and riparian habitat by Cape ivy long ago reached crisis proportions in our county," Chipping told the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. Chipping, a Los Osos resident and member of the California Native Plant... Read more
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TechCrunch
CRISPR creates a way out of regulation for GMO foodgenetically-altered mushroom would need USDA clearance when he first created th
CRISPR creates a way out of regulation for GMO food
TechCrunch / Posted 19 days ago
genetically-altered mushroom would need USDA clearance when he first created the modified species last October. The USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is set up to protect America’s agricultural environment from problem... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
How a fly could halt California’s ivy invasionof both upland and riparian habitat by Cape ivy long ago reached crisis proport
How a fly could halt California’s ivy invasion
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 19 days ago
of both upland and riparian habitat by Cape ivy long ago reached crisis proportions in our county,” Chipping advised the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. A Los Osos resident and member of the California Native Plant Society’s San Luis... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Everything you think you know about genetically modified food is about to changeit from turning brown. This is widely different from the approach it's taken w
Everything you think you know about genetically modified food is about to change
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
it from turning brown. This is widely different from the approach it's taken with GMOs, which are regulated by the USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), which keeps an eye on new genetically modified organisms that "may pose a... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Everything you think you know about genetically modified food is about to changeit from turning brown. This is widely different from the approach it's taken w
Everything you think you know about genetically modified food is about to change
Connecticut Post / Posted 20 days ago
it from turning brown. This is widely different from the approach it's taken with GMOs, which are regulated by the USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), which keeps an eye on new genetically modified organisms that "may pose a... Read more
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Business Insider
Everything you think you know about genetically modified food is about to changeThis is widely different from the approach it's taken with GMOs, which are regu
Everything you think you know about genetically modified food is about to change
Business Insider / Posted 20 days ago
This is widely different from the approach it's taken with GMOs, which are regulated by the USDA's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), which keeps an eye on new genetically modified organisms that "may pose a risk to plant... Read more
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The Hill
New regs for Friday: Folic acid and European fruitto add folic acid to the flour used to make tortillas and taco shells, and more
New regs for Friday: Folic acid and European fruit
The Hill / Posted 20 days ago
to add folic acid to the flour used to make tortillas and taco shells, and more time for the public to comment on the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service proposal to allow fresh apple and pear fruit from Europe to be imported to the... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
GMO labeling debate puts food industry on defensiveand noted the regulatory oversight already in place from three federal agencies
GMO labeling debate puts food industry on defensive
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
and noted the regulatory oversight already in place from three federal agencies: The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, the Environmental Protection Agency and the Food and Drug... Read more
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Business Wire
Protect Spring Gardens Now from Invasive ‘Hungry Pests’from dangerous invasive pests. To recognize April as Invasive Plant Pest and Di
Protect Spring Gardens Now from Invasive ‘Hungry Pests’
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
from dangerous invasive pests. To recognize April as Invasive Plant Pest and Disease Awareness Month, USDA-APHIS (Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service) encourages the public to follow six simple tips to protect their properties from... Read more

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