If you are conducting business with the Government of Saskatchewan by mail, please be advised that delivery may be delayed due to rotating postal strikes. Various measures are in place to ensure service to Saskatchewan residents and businesses during postal strike action.

Google Translate Disclaimer

A number of pages on the Government of Saskatchewan`s web site have been professionally translated in French. These translations are identified by a yellow text box that resembles the link below and can be found in the right hand rail of the page. The home page for French-language content on this site can be found here:

Renseignements en Français

Where an official translation is not available, Google™ Translate can be used. Google™ Translate is a free online language translation service that can translate text and web pages into different languages. Translations are made available to increase access to Government of Saskatchewan content for populations whose first language is not English.

The results of software-based translation do not approach the fluency of a native speaker or possess the skill of a professional translator. The translation should not be considered exact, and may include incorrect or offensive language Government of Saskatchewan does not warrant the accuracy, reliability or timeliness of any information translated by this system. Some files or items cannot be translated, including graphs, photos, and other file formats such as portable document formats (PDFs).

Any person or entities that rely on information obtained from the system does so at his or her own risk. Government of Saskatchewan is not responsible for any damage or issues that may possibly result from using translated website content. If you have any questions about Google™ Translate, please visit: Google™ Translate FAQs.

Crop Protection Laboratory

Diagnose Pest Problems

The Crop Protection Lab provides diagnostic services to help growers identify and deal with pests that affect production.

We offer diagnostic services in the areas of: plant health, insects, weed control and herbicide resistance screening.

How to Submit Samples

The Lab is open year-round to diagnose problems and recommend solutions using up-to-date technology and expertise. Please submit samples by mail, courier or in person. A complete Crop Protection Diagnostic Lab Form is required with every sample.

Fees

Download the current Crop Protection Lab fee chart

Honeybee pest diagnostics fees:

  • Tracheal mite - $15
  • Varroa mite - $5
  • Nosema disease - $10
  • Combined test for all three pests - $25

The Guidelines for Submitting Samples page will help you with some tips on how to collect, package and submit specimens.


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