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The Mexico traveler most often concern themselves with regulations and laws within Mexico, but there are specific regulations that must be adhered to upon re-entering the US. One of the most commonly overlooked requirements is the regulations imposed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Mexican Border: U.S. Agriculture Quarantine Information
For reentry into the US (Prohibited Items):
Fruits and Vegetables-All fruits not listed below are prohibited, sugarcane is prohibited. Potatoes are prohibited.
Plants, Seeds and Soil-Plants and seeds require special permits.
Meat and Game-
Pork, raw or cooked is prohibited (unopened, canned, cooked pork is ok)
Prohibited unless fully cooked
Prohibited, unless personally owned pets
All straw, seeds, animal feed AND articles made from these materials
Fruits and Vegetables-
Most berries, bananas, cactus fruits, dates, grapes. Avocados without the seed are permitted (except in CA)
Most nuts are permitted. Coconuts are permitted without husks or milk.