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.
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.