– Officials fear agri-terrorism

If you really want to hurt a country, hit at its farmland. Though some of the statements made about ‘agri-terrorism’ look like excuses for protectionism.

“I think one of the biggest places to start is the international foods coming in,” said Wes Eaton, who works at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces and attended the conference. “We need to guarantee that it’s not laced with something.”