Is China undertaking an agricultural war against the U.S. or is this whole sketchy seed business just one big scam?
Americans in every state have reported being sent unsolicited seeds in the mail that appear to be coming from China.
The USDA urges anyone who receives an unsolicited package of seeds to immediately contact their state's plant regulatory official or the plant health director of their state's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. https://t.co/xf2pFc8gm5— ABC News (@ABC) July 29, 2020
The concern is that the seeds could be invasive species that “wreak havoc on the environment, displace or destroy native plants and insects and severely damage crops,” state agriculture officials in Virginia told CBS.