Lesson 5: Recovering from a Plant Biosecurity Event
Purpose: By the completion of this lesson, Extension educators will be able provide leadership during the recovery phase of a confirmed plant biosecurity event by communicating with APHIS officials and state specialists, and securing appropriate resource information for producers.
What you will need to teach others about this topic:
Reminder: Each lesson contains links to readings and a complete reference list.
The case study will help you prepare for the knowledge assessment by encouraging you to synthesize and apply what you have learned from the readings in this lesson. After you have read the case materials on soybean rust you should be able to address the case study questions without difficulty. Soybean rust is an airborne fungal disease of soybeans and other hosts, impacting growers and demanding the attention of agricultural officials.
Last Updated: 06/24/2010