CBP inspects hundreds of millions of imported flowers for pests during peak season
The following is from Customs and Border Protection:
In the weeks leading up to Valentine’s Day, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agriculture specialists at Miami International Airport inspect hundreds of millions of cut flower shipments arriving from South America.
Miami International Airport ranks first among United States ports of entry for yearly shipments of fresh-cut flower imports at approximately 89 percent.
Watch video of the inspections and hear more at the link below: