Welcome / C.O. Qualset -- Introduction to the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act / Janet L. Anderson -- An overview of the Environmental Protection Agency's proposed plant-pesticide regulation / Elizabeth Milewski -- Overview of plant-pesticide rule, questions and answers -- Plant-pesticide regulation, an opportunity to move forward together / Lynn R. Goldman -- EPA regulatory requirements for plant-pesticides / Phil Hutton -- Rationale, scope and potential data requirements for plant-pesticides under FIFRA and FFDCA/FQPA / John L. Kough -- Plant-pesticide regulatory impact assessment / Robert Torla -- Ecological effects, current procedures for plant-pesticides / Zig Vaituzis -- Panel #1, EPA plant-pesticide regulation, questions and answers -- Allowing small biotech companies opportunity to create pesticide alternatives / John Sanford -- Development of pest-resistant varieties at State Agricultural Experiment Stations / Johnny Wynne -- States' perspective on U.S. EPA's regulation of plant-pesticides / Tobi Jones -- Panel #2, current status of plant-pesticides, structure of industry & development of plant-pesticides, questions and comments -- Development of pest-resistant varieties at State Agricultural Experiment Stations / R. James Cook -- Looking at the future of agricultural biotechnology and the challenges that will face the regulations proposed by the EPA / Roger N. Beachy -- Panel #3, plant development & research, questions and answers -- EPA concluding remarks / Janet L Andersen --General discussion and wrap-up, questions and comments -- Appendix I. Author biographies -- Appendix II. Workshop planners -- Appendix III. Participant listing.