American Horse Council January 31, 2014
Dates for USDA APHIS-VS meetings on quarantine centers and services have been posted.
The United States Department of Agriculture Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service will hold six meetings across the country to hear thoughts and concerns on the import quarantine center and the services it provides. This is an opportunity for the horse industry to share its thoughts on what possible changes can be made to better facilitate the importation of horses and semen.
During the stakeholder meetings, APHIS will be asking users to respond to the following questions:
APHIS will be accepting written statements up to five days after each of the six meetings and through May 12.
Dates and Locations
Los Angeles – February 19
Embassy Suites, Los Angeles International Airport/South
1440 E. Imperial Ave., El Segundo, CA 90245
Louisville, Kentucky – February 25
Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, Louisville North
505 Marriott Drive, Clarksville, IN 47129
Chicago – February 27
Embassy Suites Chicago Downtown Lakefront
511 N. Columbus Dr., Chicago, IL 60611
Riverdale, Maryland – March 3
4700 River Road, Riverdale, MD 20737
New York City – March 5
Courtyard by Marriot LaGuardia Airport
90-10 Grand Central Parkway, East Elmhurst, NY 11369
Miami – March 11
Courtyard by Marriott, Miami Airport South
1201 NW LeJeune Road, Miami FL 33126
For more information, visit www.aphis.usda.gov.
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