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  • State Plant Regulatory Official

    John Campbell (662) 325-8789

    Serves on the National Plant Board, oversees state pest detection and regulatory activities and coordinates survey activities between government agencies, public and private organizations. Coordinates the state's initial emergency response if an exotic pest is detected.
  • State Survey Coordinator

    Jenny Bibb (662) 325-7763

    Coordinates CAPS survey planning, execution and reporting as well as community outreach activities.
  • State Plant Health Director

    Jeff Head (662) 325-3140

    Directs federal APHIS-PPQ pest detection and regulatory activities in cooperation with state officials, and coordinate the initial PPQ emergency response if an exotic pest is detected in the state.
  • Pest Survey Specialist

    John Corban (662) 323-1291
    Provides technical support in planning, executing and reporting annual surveys and coordinates pest detection activities with neighboring states.
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Common Name Scientific Name Destinations
Asiatic Rice Borer Chilo suppressalis Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Bacterial Blight Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzae Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Bacterial Leaf Streak Xanthomonas oryzae pv. oryzicola Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Black Fir Sawyer Monochamus urussovii Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Cotton Seed Bug Oxycarenus hyalinipennis Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Cucurbit Beetle Diabrotica speciosa Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Giant African Snail Lissachatina fulica Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Hibiscus (Pink) Mealybug Maconellicoccus hirsutus Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Maritime Garden Snail Cernuella virgata Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Mountain Oak Longhorned Beetle Massicus raddei Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Oak Ambrosia Beetle Platypus quercivorus Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Oak Splendour Beetle Agrilus biguttatus Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Sakhalin Pine Sawyer Monochamus saltuarius Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Senegal Tea Plant Gymnocoronis spilanthoides Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Sirex Woodwasp Sirex noctilio Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Snails Pomacea spp. Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Sorghum Fusarium Head Blight Gibberella fujikuroi Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
South American Rice Miner Hydrellia wirthi Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Soybean Pod Borer Leguminivora glycinivorella Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Tropical Spiderwort; Benghal Dayflower Commelina benghalensis Pest Info | NAPIS Maps
Yellow Witchweed Alectra vogelii Pest Info | NAPIS Maps