EMFSL Visitor Information
EMFSL scientists are located at multiple facilities across the Beltsville Agricultural Research Center (BARC). Please contact EMFSL scientists directly by phone or email to discuss arrangements for a possible visit to EMFSL facilities. International visitors may need to contact their embassy or the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service (see bottom of this page) for assistance in obtaining approvals for a site visit.
The ARS National Visitor Center was closed in October 2011 and no longer provides guided tours of BARC. More information about ARS Research can be found online at www.ars.usda.gov.
International visitors may contact their own embassy, or the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service at 202.720.6725. For questions relating to ARS international research programs, contact the ARS Office of International Research Programs at 301.504.4545.
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