The Postal Service is receiving customer inquiries regarding unsolicited seed packets from China. The United States Postal Inspection Service is aware of the mailings and are consulting with our federal, state and local partners. If a customer receives one of these unsolicited seed mailings, please advise them to handle the seeds appropriately in accordance with local authorities.
The following information is from the North Carolina Department of Agriculture:
- The department is asking consumers who receive unsolicited seeds from China to report this via the following link: https://apps.ncagr.gov/AgRSysPortal/SeedReports/UnsolicitedSeed. The link will take the customer to the page below.