The Bush administration is warning that there is a growing threat of a plant pest spreading from China to the U.S. that could be dangerous to people and property.
“We’re now seeing it with the introduction of these plant pests in China,” Assistant Secretary of Agriculture John Travaglia said in a speech to the American Enterprise Institute’s annual conference.
“And we’re seeing it in Mexico.
And we’re also seeing it now in the U.”
Travaglias remarks came as the U