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Acknowledgements

Strengthening Community Agrosecurity Preparedness (S-CAP) workshops are funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), Food and Agriculture Defense Initiative (FADI), and the USDA-NIFA Smith Lever Special Needs (SLSN) Competitive Grants Program (2012-41210-20062, 2011-41210-30861, 2010-41210-21669, 2009-41210-05881, and 2008-41210-04831).  The continued financial support from federal partners helps communities enhance their local emergency operations plans and increase resiliency to future disasters.   

Development Team (Original Development of the S-CAP Workshops - 2008):  Developed teaching and evaluation materials and revised the content after the 2009 pilot workshops.

Lead Collaborators/Co-authors:

  • Billy Dictson, New Mexico State University
  • Bobby Dictson, New Mexico State University
  • Roberta Dwyer, University of Kentucky
  • David Graham, New Mexico State University
  • Andrea Higdon, University of Kentucky
  • Melissa Newman, University of Kentucky
  • Jeff Witte, New Mexico State University
  • Ricky Yeargan, University of Kentucky

Supporting Collaborators/Co-authors:

  • Tommy Bass, Montana State University
  • Ray Burden, University of Tennessee
  • Scott Cotton, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Ricky Maxwell, Texas A&M
  • Tom McBride, Colorado State University
  • Kerry Rood, Utah State University
  • Howard Van Dijk, Clemson University

Oversight and Artwork Collaborators:

  • Abigail Borron, Purdue University
  • Steve Cain, Purdue University
  • Russ Merzdorf, Purdue University 

Exercise Development Review Advisory Team, Outreach Advisory Team, and Workgroups:  The Exercise Development Review Advisory Team reviewed development of an exercise program to assess the capabilities of agrosecurity planning efforts at the local level. The Outreach Advisory Team provides oversight and consistency to the Agrosecurity National EDEN Issue Leader (NEIL) workgroup, the S-CAP Virtual Forum workgroup, and other S-CAP initiatives.  

(Click here to see members’ terms of service in the advisory teams and/or workgroups.)

  • Craig Askim, North Dakota State University
  • Tommy Bass, Montana State University
  • Barbara Brown, Oklahoma State University
  • Ray Burden, University of Tennessee
  • Steve Cain, Purdue University
  • Kim Cassel, South Dakota State University
  • Gordon Cleveland, USDA APHIS
  • Paul Coreil, Louisiana State University
  • Scott Cotton, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Jim Daniels, University of Georgia
  • Billy Dictson, New Mexico State University
  • Bobby Dictson, New Mexico State University
  • Roberta Dwyer, University of Kentucky
  • Curt Emmanuel, Purdue University
  • Andrew Garcia, Louisiana State University
  • Jerri Hammonds, Auburn University
  • Andrea Higdon, University of Kentucky
  • Abby Hostetler, Purdue University
  • Susan Kerr, Washington State University
  • Virginia Morgan, Auburn University
  • Melissa Newman, University of Kentucky
  • Jeanne Rankin, Montana State University
  • Mark Robinson, USDA NIFA
  • Kerry Rood, Utah State University
  • Julie Smith, University of Vermont
  • Deborah Tootle, University of Arkansas
  • Linda Williams, Montana State University
  • Jeff Witte, New Mexico State University
  • Ricky Yeargan, University of Kentucky
  • Mike Yoder, North Carolina State University
 

Last Updated:1/22/2013 10:28 AM
 


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