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Agro-terrorism.

9781606920886

Agro-terrorism.

Ollington, Jennifer T.

Nova Science Publishers

2008

121 pages

$39.00

Paperback

HV6433

A March 2007 report from the Congressional Research Service, excerpted, defines agro-terrorism as a subset of bioterrorism in which a disease is deliberately planted in plant or animal food products in order to topple The Great Satan. A second excerpt, from a April 2008 report, looks at issues for Congress about national defense measures against the threat. Finally, the US Environmental Protection Agency discusses animal disease and agro-terrorism in a excerpt from an undated (probably for security reasons) of a Homeland Security Research Document.

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