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Avocados stopped at the border after threat against plant inspector

The Washington Post 02/15/2022

The U.S. government has halted shipments of avocados from Mexico after a USDA plant safety inspector received a threatening message on his work cellphone. Lopez of Agtools, an inspector in the Michoacán state, found a shipment from a state where imports are banned. It was after that discovery that threats were made against the agent.

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