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How to Submit a Sample

This page will help you collect and submit physical samples for diagnosis, based on your particular situation. Please note some exceptions:

A handwritten form is available for situations where it isn’t possible to use the online submission process.

For shipping addresses and instructions on packaging, please see this page.

I’d like to identify a problem…

with a tree or shrub in the landscape.in a vegetable garden or flower bed.in a lawn, golf course, or other turf.with a crop in the field.in an orchard, vineyard, or tree plantation.with plants in a greenhouse.with a tree or shrub in a nursery.in a residential or commercial building.with an unknown creature.with something else.

Written By

Matt Bertone, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionDr. Matt BertoneDirector, Plant Disease and Insect Clinic Call Dr. Matt E-mail Dr. Matt Entomology & Plant Pathology
NC State Extension, NC State University

Contributing Author

Mike Munster, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionMike MunsterPlant Disease Diagnostician for Commercial Ornamentals Call Mike E-mail Mike Entomology & Plant Pathology
NC State Extension, NC State University
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