Government Agencies Dealing with Agroterrorism
Research Service. United States
Department of Agriculture.
Animal and Plant
Health Inspection Service. United States Department of Agriculture.
Food Safety Education. United States Department of
Security. United States Department of Agriculture.
U.S. Army Veterinary
Agricultural Security Information Resources
Center for Infectious Disease Research and
Policy (CIDRAP), University of Minnesota.
Agricultural Security Information Resource. Humanitarian Resource
Extension Disaster Education Network; bioterrorism and agroterrorism, Penn State
American Veterinary Medical
Biosecurity Initiatives. American Phytopathological Society.
Disaster Preparedness for Veterinarians. American Veterinary Medical
Infography about Agroterrorism. Infography.
Resource Center for Animal Health Emergencies.
Colleges and Universities with Agroterrorism
Agrosecurity - Bioterrorism and Agroterrorism. College of Agricultural
Sciences, Penn State.
Agroterrorism and Emergency Preparedness. Clemson University
Cooperative Extension Service (CUCES).
Institute of Agriculture and Natural
Resources. University of Nebraska at Lincoln.
Food Safety. Western Institute for Food Safety and Security
Extension Disaster Education
Network. University of Louisiana.
Reports, Studies, and Publications on
"Agricultural Disaster Assistance". August 29, 2005. CRS
document on Federation of American Scientists website. (Acrobat Reader
Threats and Preparedness." August 13, 2004. CRS.
Document on Federation of American Scientists website. (Acrobat Reader PDF).
"Agroterrorism: What is the Threat and What Can Be Done About It?",
Rand National Defense Research Institute, (PDF).
"Agroterrorism - Why We're Not Ready: A Look at the Role of Law Enforcement
(Research for Policy)". National Institute of Justice, December 2006.
"Bioterrorism: A Threat to Agriculture and the Food Supply", GAO-04-259T,
November 19, 2003. (PDF).
"Bioterrorism Act of 2002". Federal Drug Administration (FDA).
"Homeland Security: Much Is Being Done to Protect Agriculture from a Terrorist
Attack, but Important Challenges Remain", GAO-05-214, March 8, 2005.
News Reports and Articles on Agroterrorism
April 30, 2010.
"Preventing terrorism in the food industry". Bovine Veterinarian.
September 4, 2009.
"Agroterror prevention in need of overhaul". Homeland Security Today.
July 2, 2008.
"Planning helps officials to combat potential agroterrorism". QC Sun
June 23, 2008.
"Pathobiologist to share expertise with policymakers". University of
May 1, 2008.
"Report Says U.S. Food Safety System Needs Major Update". dbtechno.com.
May 1, 2008.
"Increased funding requested for food defense initiative". High Plains
October 4, 2007.
inspecting called 'in a shambles'". Sacramento Bee.
September 10, 2007.
"Concern Growing in US West Over AgroTerrorism". News VOA.
September 8, 2007.
"Common Sense on Chemical Security". The Washington Post.
September 1, 2007.
"Revealed: the 'terror plot' to poison water supplies". Times Online
December 15, 2006.
"Behind this very real threat". Newsday.
August 17, 2005.
Food From Terrorists". The Christian Science Monitor.
April 8, 2005.
Considers Agro-Terror, Food Supply Risks in First Responder Funding Bill".
US House Committee on Homeland Security.
"U.S. Slow to Respond to Agroterrorism Threat". CSO Magazine Online.
February 15, 2005.
Establishes Food Emergency Response Network Division". USDA Food
Safety and Inspection Service.
Fight: Confronting the Threat of Agriterror in the Heartland".
September 8, 2004.
is seen in new food safety laws". Newsday.com.
September 8, 2004.
Funds $100 Million for Rural Homeland Security Measures". Axcess
December 24, 2002.
"Risk of terrorism to nation's food supply". Christian Science
October 23, 2001.
"Even down on the farm, security tightens". Christian Science Monitor.
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