About Us

The University of Minnesota Plant Disease Clinic is a multi-disciplinary diagnostic laboratory that provides testing for: fungal, bacterial, viral, and other plant health conditions for commercial growers and the general public. The goal of the Plant Disease Clinic is to provide our clients with an accurate, unbiased diagnosis.

Diagnosticians:

Clinic Director: Brett Arenz
Assistant Diagnostician: Jennifer Flynn

Contact Information:

Lab Phone: 612-625-1275
Lab Email: pdc@umn.edu
Lab hours: Tuesday – Friday 8:30am-4:30pm

The Plant Disease Clinic is part of the Department of Plant Pathology in the College of Food, Agricultural and Natural Resource Science.

The Plant Disease Clinic is a member of the North Central Plant Disease Diagnostic Network and the National Plant Diagnostic Network.