State and Regional Projects
Some states are working to engage their producers, haulers, and packing plant personnel to apply the National SBS Plan to the uniqueness of their beef industry. Available state/region specific information is provided below. Is your state working on a plan but is not listed? Contact us
The Kansas Department of Agriculture is working with beef producers, haulers, and packers through outreach workshops and biosecurity plan development to increase awareness of Kansas’ approach to animal movement in an FMD outbreak. A full scale exercise in December 2017 exercised movement permitting.
- Sandy Johnson, Emergency Management Coordinator, Kansas Department of Agriculture, (o) 785-564-6608, (c) 785-207-0339, Sandy.Johnson@ks.gov