U.S., Chinese Officials Jointly Pursue Mystery Seed Shipments

U.S. agriculture officers said they are doing work with their counterparts in China to identify who is sending mysterious seed deals to U.S. citizens and to end foreseeable future shipments.

The U.S. Section of Agriculture said in a recorded radio broadcast introduced Wednesday that China is supporting to determine the senders of the seeds, and that the agency knows the names of organizations at the rear of the shipments. The USDA also said China’s postal provider is cooperating with the investigation.