Plant Health

General diagnostics

The plant health laboratory provides a general diagnostic service for the following:

  • Nursery industry
  • Governmental agencies
  • Licensed landscapers
  • Christmas tree industry
  • Other customers

Many tests are conducted in addition to those required by specific survey and certification programs.

Tests performed include the following:

  • Screening for nematodes
  • Screening for fungi
  • Screening for viruses
  • Screening for bacteria
  • Visual analysis for pests and abiotic problems
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Contact

Nancy Osterbauer
Program Manager
Plant Health
635 Capitol St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Phone: 503-986-4666
Fax: 503-986-4737
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