TITLE

Does increased world trade bring unwelcome 'guests'?

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Elton
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;3/11/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 8, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Jim Stack, director of the National Biosecurity Research Institute at Kansas State University, is concerned of pests and pathogens that are carried along in the trading of agricultural products. Stack states that the increase in world population will worsen such problems as world trade will also rise. He adds that plant biosecurity is undermined by increased trade.
ACCESSION #
48878576

 

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