• Snow-covered hawthorn trees

  • Plant Pathology and Microbiology graduate students and staff learn about field crop diseases.

    Plant Pathology and Microbiology graduate students and staff learn about field crop diseases.

  • Come learn about plant diseases, this is cedar-hawthron rust.

    Come learn about plant diseases like cedar-hawthorn rust.

  • Iowa Soybean Center approved.

  • Hail damage on a corn stalk

    Does hail damage to crops lead to more disease?

search

Search form

Recent News

March 19

Sally Mallowa is a final year PhD candidate in Alison Robertson’s Lab. She is the 2015 recipient of the APS – Office of International programs, Global Experience Award in the amount of $4,000, in support of her multi-national extension and teaching proposal

March 9

Daren Mueller and Leonor Leandro, PLPM faculty, are principal investigators for a regional research project to identify farm management practices that help reduce Sudden Death Syndrome in soybeans. More information.

Plant Disease and Insect Diagnostic Clinic

The Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic provides diagnosis of plant problems (plant diseases, insect damage, and assessment of herbicide damage) and the identification of insects and weeds from the field, garden, and home. The PIDC is a joint effort between Iowa State University Extension Plant Pathology, Entomology, Horticulture, and Agronomy.