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agroterrorism

The use of biological (e.g., anthrax, foot and mouth disease) or chemical agents against crops and livestock, in an effort to  disrupt a population’s economy and food supply.

Agroterrorism

The largely hypothetical use of biological or chemical agents (e.g., anthrax, foot and mouth disease) against crops and livestock to disrupt a population’s economy and food supply.
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APS offers that, too, along with seminars that you can actually produce copy from--like the agro-terrorism panel scheduled in Reno.
We also recognize that the threat of disease-tainted meat is a worldwide reality, whether through natural or more vicious means, such as bio- or agro-terrorism.
No doubt the farm economy, trade, the threat of agro-terrorism and the erosion of rural communities will continue to be topics of concern and discussion in the coming year.
The Company is focusing on acquiring a variety of product and service companies in three specific business divisions; Energy Security; Homeland Security and Combating Agro-Terrorism.
19 /PRNewswire/ -- The Department of Homeland Security has identified eggs as one of the five most likely targets for agro-terrorism.
Because of COLT's inroads in this space, it is our hope that more high-tech companies will now see that the 'new challenge for technology' is helping to fight against the threat of bio-terrorism and agro-terrorism right here at home.
The company is focusing on three specific business divisions: Energy Security, Homeland Security and Agro-Terrorism.
economy against intentional or accidental bio- and agro-terrorism.