We offer a wide array of expertise, publications, and testing services that address the plant health needs of Texas, including diseases of crop agriculture, green industry, homeowners and beyond.
Related Departments: Plant Pathology and Microbiology
All Resources on Plant Diseases
The Texas Plant Virus Diagnostic Laboratory focuses on the diagnosis of plant viruses through plant and insect testing.
The Texas Plant Disease Handbook serves as a reference document with descriptions of potential health issues affecting the state’s crops, trees, flowers, turfgrass and plants.
The Texas Plant Disease Diagnostic Laboratory provides accurate and timely plant disease diagnostic support for the agriculture industry.
NCPN-Roses is a network of scientists, educators, state and federal regulators that act together to ensure that rose budwood and rootstock is clean and available.
- Research Institute or Center
The Vegetable and Fruit Improvement Center seeks to develop new technologies for producing high-quality, healthful vegetables, fruits and nuts and their products.