Crop Diseases Confirmed by the Plant and Pest Diagnostic Clinic
The following diseases were reported in samples submitted to the UNL Plant and Pest Diagnostic Lab from May 15 – June 7.
East District – Rhizoctonia damping off, Pythium damping off, Phytophthora root and stem rot
Southeast District – Phytophthora root and stem rot
Southwest District – Rhizoctonia damping off, Phytophthora root and stem rot
East District – Rhizoctonia root rot, Pythium damping off, Holcus Spot
Southeast District – Gray leaf spot, Bacterial leaf streak
Southwest District – Fusarium root rot, Bacterial leaf streak
East District – Black chaff/bacterial stripe, Septoria leaf spot, Tan Spot, Stagnospora Blotch, Powedery Mildew, Stripe rust, Leaf rust, Sooty Head Molds, Loose smut, Common bunt, Fusarium head blight
Southwest District – Black chaff/Bacterial stripe
Visit the Plant and Pest Diagnostic Clinic page in CropWatch for
- information on how to submit crop and pest samples,
- a sample submission form, and
- a fee schedule for diagnostic services.