CAES: Plant Disease Information Office, New Haven and Inquiry Office, Windsor

Plant Disease Information Office, New Haven and Inquiry Office, Windsor

 
The Plant Disease Information Office in New Haven is part of the Department of Plant Pathology and Ecology of The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station. The Inquiry Office in Windsor is part of the Valley Laboratory of The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station. These offices answer inquiries about plants and plant health and performs disease diagnosis for all Connecticut residents, including homeowners and professionals (e.g., arborists, commercial growers, landscapers, orchardists)

Plant samples
can be submitted in person or by mail. Disease diagnosis involves visual assessment, microscopic examination, and other procedures as necessary. These include culture of the causal agent on artificial and selective media, serological tests, and various other procedures.
 
PLEASE NOTE: The Plant Disease Information Office has been temporarily relocated to the Jones Auditorium due to the renovation of Jenkins Laboratory. Jones Auditorium is located directly across from Jenkins and is accessible to all by elevator and stairway. Office hours are Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. If you have any questions, please call 203-974-8601 or 203-974-8606.

Questions or requests for information can be made by phone, fax, email, or in person.

Follow this link to the PDIO Webpage

Plant Pest Handbook


Plant Disease Information Office New Haven:
Information on how to submit plant specimen to PDIO (PDF Format)
Sample submission forms: (PDF Format) (PDF Format, screen fillable)

Dr. Yonghao Li 
Department of Plant Pathology and Ecology
The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station
123 Huntington Street, P. O. Box 1106
New Haven, CT 06504

Phone: (203) 974-8601
Toll-Free Phone Number Outside New Haven Area: 1-877-855-2237

Fax: (203) 974-8502
Email: Yonghao.Li@ct.gov


Inquiry Office Windsor:
Follow this link for more information
Sample Submission Form

Ms. Rose Hiskes
Inquiry Office
The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station
Valley Laboratory
153 Cook Hill Road, P.O. Box 248
Windsor, CT 06095

Phone: (860) 683-4977
Fax: (860) 683-4987
Email: Rose.Hiskes@ct.gov





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