UW-Madison/Extension Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic (PDDC) Update

Brian Hudelson, Sean Toporek, and Ann Joy

The PDDC receives samples of many plant and soil samples from around the state. The following diseases/disorders have been identified at the PDDC from January 30, 2016 through February 5, 2016.

Plant/Sample Type, Disease/Disorder, Pathogen, County

Carrot, Bacterial Soft Rot, Pectobacterium carotovorum, Waupaca

Pea Soil, Pea Root Rot, Miscellaneous pea root rot pathogens, Waubasha (MN)

For additional information on plant diseases and their control, visit the PDDC website at pddc.wisc.edu