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Agro-terrorism

Jennifer T. Ollington

Agro-terrorism

by Jennifer T. Ollington

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Published by Nova Science Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agroterrorism,
  • Agroterrorism -- Prevention

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJennifer T. Ollington.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6433.5 .O56 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17101137M
    ISBN 109781606920886
    LC Control Number2008035997
    OCLC/WorldCa244246637

      With the aforementioned development of various sectors, the threat of agro-terrorism has also increased but it’s never too late. This article will allow us to actively have a glimpse of furious past at a global level, history and recent developments of agro-terrorism, analysis of the real incidents or attacks of the past. In , the department allocated $, to defend against agro-terrorism. A full-year appropriation for the department has not yet been enacted for This is not the first legislative reaction to agro-terrorism concerns. After 9/11, Congress in required all food production facilities to register with the Food and Drug Administration.

    Despite the ease and implications of a successful attack, agro-terrorism is unlikely to constitute a primary form of terrorist aggres-sion because it lacks a single, highly visible point of focus for the media (a primary consideration in any terrorist attack). However, disrupting the food sector could well emerge as a viable secondary. Book Chapters. Nganje, William, Andrew Lewis, and William Wilson. "Optimal Investment in Mitigating Agro-terrorism Risk," Book Chapter, Guidelines for Agro-terrorism Preparedness, Submitted July , John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

      Agro-terrorism, and other high-risk events, pose serious threats to agriculture PUBLISHED ON “A terrorist attack on our agricultural industry or food supply could put countless lives at risk and result in huge economic losses for our state’s farmers and ranchers,” said McCaskill, the top-ranking Democrat on the Homeland. Food Protection and Security: Preventing and Mitigating Intentional and Unintentional Contamination of Food and Beverage presents the latest information on our need to protect our food supply from accidental contamination, economically motivated adulteration, and contamination with intent to harm (bioterrorism or agro-terrorism).. This book covers all three branches of food protection.


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Winter, 10 Fl. Agro-Defense articles on Global Biodefense are focused agroterroism and highly transmissible naturally-occurring pathogens important to the food supply. Agroterrorism Reaping What You Sow: The Case for Better Agroterrorism Agro-terrorism book.

By Stevie Kiesel. For years, interest groups, academics, and policymakers have sounded the alarm on the vulnerability of U.S. crops to a terrorist attack. This article briefly reviews the history, risks, and consequences of agroterrorism attacks targeting crop yields and suggests how the recently.

The United States enjoys a safe, plentiful, and inexpensive food supply. Americans spend only 11 percent of their income on food compared with the global average of 20 to 30 percent.

1 The nation’s agricultural abundance helps drive its economic prosperity. As many as 1. 1 The terms “food defense,” “food safety,” and “food security” refer to different issues. Food defense refers to protecting the food supply from intentional contamination, that is agroterrorism.

Food safety refers to avoiding accidental contamination by promoting safe food handling practices at processors or at home. Book cover contests; A jihadist agro-terrorism thriller; 99designs client. sgrufferman got their new book cover by running a design contest.

Agroterrorism is defined as an intentional criminal act perpetrated on some segment of the agriculture industry and/or the food system, intended to inflict harm, either through a health crisis or. By Patrick McCauley Alumni, American Military University. Agricultural terrorism, or agroterrorism, is the deliberate introduction of a plant or animal disease into other organisms.

According to the Congressional Research Service, the “the object is. Discover Agro-Terrorism by Jennifer T. Ollington and millions of other books available at Barnes & Noble. Shop paperbacks, eBooks, and more. Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events HelpPages: Agroterrorism is a subset of bioterrorism, and is defined as the deliberate introduction of an animal or plant disease with the goal of generating fear, causing.

In his prescient book One Second After, William R. Forstchen gives us a glimpse into the potential impact an EMP attack would have on the United States.

The country effectively falls apart once. Also, we argue that agro-terrorism can be difficult to distinguish from biocrime, and even if the intentional introduction of a pathogen is a political act of agro-terrorism, the consequences may or may not follow the desired script contemplated by the perpetrators, as pest outbreaks can entrain unintended economic, political and ecological.

The Threat of Agro-Terrorism. Ever since the terrorist attacks of Septemwestern governments have become increasingly concerned that terrorists might launch attacks against agriculture or food-processing facilities, with the aim of causing economic damage, generating fear and panic, and undermining public trust in the food supply.

Published in by Oxford University Press, the book explores the history of bioterrorism, entomological warfare, biological warfare, and the prevention of agro-terrorism from. Food Protection and Security: Preventing and Mitigating Intentional and Unintentional Contamination of Food and Beverage presents the latest information on our need to protect our food supply from accidental contamination, economically motivated adulteration, and contamination with intent to harm (bioterrorism or agro-terrorism).

This book. Agro-terrorism, and other high-risk events, pose serious threats to our food, agriculture, and livestock industries across the United States.

It is imperative to have preparedness policies in place to quickly respond to events threatening U.S. agriculture or food production systems – ultimately protecting these key industries which impact. Agroterrorism definition is - acts of terrorism intended to damage a country's agricultural production or food supply.

How to use agroterrorism in a sentence. Subject: Science | Current: | Grade: Page 2 of 11 Day: 1 & 2 of 2 AGroterroriSm AS.D.2 AS.D.3 Students shall analyze the diseases and parasites that affect.Paper terrorism is a neologism to refer to the use of false liens, frivolous lawsuits, bogus letters of credit, and other legal documents lacking sound factual basis as a method of harassment, especially against government officials.

These methods are popular among some anti-government groups and those associated with the redemption movement. Mark Pitcavage of the Anti-Defamation League states.As we usher in a new year, what trends in terrorism are likely to dominate the global security landscape in ?

Geopolitical realignments, emerging technologies, and demographic shifts will all contribute to different manifestations of ideologically and politically motivated violence. Much of this will continue to have a transnational dimension, with once seemingly parochial challenges made.