The Soil and Plant Analysis Laboratory at Iowa State University has announced that the lab will close effective December 31, 2017 after 35 years of soil, water and environmental testing services. The last day to submit samples is December 15. Updates regarding the laboratory will be posted on their website.
This was a year of spruce! Our most common diagnoses for spruce in 2017 were Stigmina needle blight, Rhizosphaera needle cast, Sudden needle drop, Spruce spider mite, Spruce bud scale and suspected environmental stress.
Resolve to sign up for the full roster of APS webinars on offer in 2018! APS has worked with plant pathology experts to bring to you timely and useful information that you may put into practice in the field, lab, or classroom.
Dr Rebecca Bart's presentation, during one of the PLPM 2017 Fall Seminar Series, dated 28th November.
A presentation by Dr Lina Rodriguez and Hafizi Rosli, during one of our Fall Seminar series, dated 7th November 2017.