The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Service’s Office of Agricultural Emergency Preparedness is partnering with the University of Tennessee’s Institute of Agriculture and College of Veterinary Medicine to bring Department of Homeland Security (DHS) certified agroterrorism courses to Florida.

All courses are free of charge thanks to a DHS grant through the University of Tennessee. Additional sponsoring partners include the University of Florida’s Institute for Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS-Extension), The Florida Department of Health, and Florida’s Regional Domestic Security Task Forces.

You must be a United States Citizen and be able to provide proof thereof in order to attend these courses.


If you have questions or comments, please contact John Burkette with the Office of Agricultural Emergency Preparedness at the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

Email: John.Burkette@freshfromflorida.com
Phone: 850-245-1387