Preparing for the Largest Animal Health Emergency in US History

Alabama Agriculture & Industries Department Joins the State’s Poultry Industry to Prepare Response Efforts in the Event of Avian Influenza Outbreak; Largest Animal Health Emergency in U.S. History MONTGOMERY, AL - Alabama’s poultry industry and ....

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Governor Ivey Awards $26 Million in CARES Act Funds for the Alabama Agriculture Stabilization Program

Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday awarded $26 million of the Coronavirus Relief Fund for the Alabama Agriculture Stabilization Program. “Agriculture has an economic impact of over $70 billion in the state of Alabama. I know ....

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Extension Offices Serving as Drop Off Points for Mystery Seed Packages

The Alabama Cooperative Extension System is partnering with the Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries (ADAI) to assist in collecting unsolicited seed packages being sent to Alabama residents from China. The packages often indicate that ....

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New On-Line System Available for Consumers to Report Unsolicited Seed Packages from China

The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries (ADAI) continues to collect reports from citizens who received unsolicited packages from China containing seeds. ADAI has established an on-line reporting system for Alabama residents who received suspicious ....

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Unsolicited Seed Packages from China Delivered to Alabama Residents

The Alabama Department of Agriculture and Industries (ADAI) has received multiple reports of “unsolicited” China origin seeds being delivered to residents across the state through the United States Postal Service (USPS). The packing is often ....

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Dr. Julie Callahan to Serve as Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Agricultural Affairs and Commodity Policy

United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer today announced that Dr. Julie Callahan will serve as the Assistant U.S. Trade Representative for Agricultural Affairs and Commodity Policy. Dr. Callahan had been serving in this role in ....

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