S&T intensified vaccine research efforts in collaboration with the USDA in Nov. 2018. The African Swine Fever Task Force was born, based out of S&T’s Plum Island Animal Disease Center.
Food and Agriculture Sector
These are the industry-specific CFATS resources for facilities that possess or plan to possess chemicals that may need to be reported to DHS.
The regional events are industry-wide networking and educational events that provide a forum for representatives from the chemical community to gain insights, learn, and share best practices.
This resource page provides Chemical Facility Anti-Terrorism Standards (CFATS) information, tools, guides, and outreach materials.
This fact sheet provides facilities that possess chemicals with the steps to follow to determine if they must comply with the CFATS program.
Did you know the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is one of two agencies responsible for defending America’s agriculture and food system from disaster?
The USAMM-Shiny App, the first national-scale model of livestock in the US, is an interactive web application that creates heat maps to visualize the movement of cattle across the U.S.
This is the National Infrastructure Protection Plan (NIPP) Food and Agriculture Sector-Specific Plan (SSP) from 2010. This plan is updated in the 2015 Food and Agriculture Sector-Specific Plan.
Thank you for your interest in opportunities with the National Bio and Agro-Defense Facility (NBAF). This page summarizes resources for NBAF construction phase employment and business opportunities.