Submit a Sample

1. Select a service

Basic servicesPrice
General diagnosis$25.00
General diagnosis + culture$30.00
Insect identification$0.00
Molecular detection, conventional PCR$50.00 ($10 add. sample)
Molecular detection, quantitative PCR$80.00 ($10 add. sample)
Plant identification$25.00
Virus testing, serological (ELISA)$30.00 ($5 add. sample)

The Plant Diagnostic Clinic at CSU specializes in detection of numerous plant pathogens and herbivorous insects. If you are experiencing Pine wilt (pinewood nematode) of needled evergreens, Bacterial leaf streak of corn, Bacterial ring rot, Blackleg/soft rot, Powdery scab or Black dot of potato, specialty services are available. Please contact the Plant Diagnostic Clinic at (970) 491-6950 or for additional information.

3. Prepare your sample as follows:

Please send all questions to:
phone: 970-491-6950

4. Send your sample our way!

Mail sample to:

  • Plant Sciences C129
    1177 Campus Delivery
    Colorado State University
    Fort Collins, CO 80523

Hand-deliver to:

  • Plant Science C129
    307 University Ave.
    Colorado State University
    Fort Collins, CO 80523

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