From the Illinois Dept. of Agriculture

Public Asked To Report Mystery Seed Deliveries

The Illinois Department of Agriculture along with several other state agriculture departments have issued alerts regarding unsolicited packages containing seeds arriving in the mail from China.If you receive any packages of mystery seeds in the mail, please do not plant them or throw them away. You are asked to contact the Illinois Department of Agriculture by emailing the following information to agr.seeds@Illinois.gov: first and last name, phone number and the number of packages received or you can take them to the Douglas County Farm Bureau office and they will send them to the Illinois Department of Agriculture for you. Please keep all seeds unopened and with their original packaging and labels, including mailing labels that you received them in as well.

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