National Plant Board
NPB Members' Web Sites
Link to the web sites of individual NPB members. Many sites contain staff contacts, state quarantines, laws, regulations, shipping requirements, etc.
The American Nursery and Landscape Association
The American Phytopathological Society
The American Seed Trade Association
Apiary Inspectors of America
Canadian Food Inspection Agency
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is a public agency reporting to the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food. The Agency is responsible for food and fish inspection and animal and plant health activities at the federal level.
Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey
Communication Officers of State Departments of Agriculture
USDA APHIS PPQ Center for Plant Health Science and Technology
United States Customs and Border Protection
The Entomological Society of America
A centralized databases that contains up-to-date-export summaries used for issuing Phytosanitary Certificates. Password protected.
The Food and Agriculture Organization is the largest autonomous agency within the United Nations system. It was founded i with a mandate to raise levels of nutrition and standards of living, to improve agricultural productivity, and to better the condition of rural populations.
Gypsy Moth Slow the Spread Foundation, Inc. is a nonprofit organization established for the purpose of aiding in the implementation of the USDA National Slow the Spread of the Gypsy Moth Project.
The Horticultural Inspectors Society is an organization of State Plant Inspectors whose individual chapters meet once a year to discuss and exchange ideas relating to plant protection inspections and regulatory activities. Each chapter reports to an affiliated regional plant board. H.I.S. meetings provide state inspectors an opportunity to discuss plant pest concerns within their individual states and share new discoveries with others.
Interstate Pest Control Compact (IPCC)
The Pest Control Compact was formed in 1968 with the assistance of the Council of State Governments. It serves to remedy funding restraints, bridge the jurisdictional gaps that exist among federal and state governments and more adequately address the realities of dynamic plant pest infestations or outbreaks. Through contractual agreements, the Compact allows individual states to contribute to plant pest control, suppression, or eradication beyond their state boundaries.
The National Agricultural Pest Information System (NAPIS) which is the database for the Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey (CAPS)
The North American Plant Protection Organization, is a regional plant protection organization of FAO comprising the National Plant Protection Organizations of Canada, the United States, and Mexico
National Association of State Departments of Agriculture
The National Association of State Foresters
National Gypsy Moth Management Board
View and comment on regulations and other actions for Federal agencies.
Society of American Foresters
A Systems Approach to Nursery Certification
USDA APHIS BRS
Biotechnology Regulatory Services of the Animal & Plant Health Inspection Service regulates the field testing, movement, and importation of genetically engineered organisms that are known to be, or could be plant pests.
USDA APHIS PPQ
United States Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Plant Protection and Quarantine safeguards agriculture and natural resources from the risks associated with the entry, establishment, or spread of animal and plant pests and noxious weeds.
United States Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Research Service
USDA Forest Service
The Forest Service is an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. The Forest Service manages public lands in national forests and grasslands.
The Weed Science Society of America
Last Modified: April 30, 2013