Davis et al., Agroterrorist
Attack: DOD Roles and Responsibilities (Maxwell Air Force Base, AL: United States Air Force Counterproliferation Center, 2006), chapter 1, available at <www.hsdl.
Economic losses from an agroterrorist
incident could have the following effects:
The plan argued for animal trace back within 48 hours to quickly mitigate a naturally occurring disease or an agroterrorist
Several groups have attempted to estimate the cost of an outbreak of FMD either through an agroterrorist
attack or an accidental release.
attack lacks the shock value of immediate and bloody human carnage," writes Lesley Seebeck, an analyst in strategic policy for Australia's Department of Defense.
(1) Receipt of a Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) Bioterrorism Training and Curriculum Development Program grant helped establish a two-year goal to train 10% (4,580) of the core group of Kansas multidisciplinary health professionals to address the consequences of a biological, nuclear, chemical, agroterrorist
, or related incident.
Though not caused by agroterrorist
attacks, these sorts of weaknesses are indicative of a U.S.
While most food firms sympathize with the need for guidelines against a possible bioterrorist or agroterrorist
attack against the U.S.
* An agroterrorist
event against the United States,
He said the effects of an agroterrorist
or bioterrorist attack on the nation could reach much farther than the agribusiness sector.
To prevent livestock markets around the world from plummeting due to naturally occurring livestock disease outbreaks and the potential of agroterrorist
attacks, organizations within the high-risk industry of agriculture need to examine disease mitigation processes.
It is generally agreed that there is no way to guarantee protection against agroterrorist
attacks; the targets and opportunities are too many.