University of Kentucky College of Agriculture



 
Our Mission
 
Extension Faculty & Staff
 
Educational Programs
 
Plant Disease Diagnostic Labs
 
Kentucky Pest News
 
Crop Biosecurity
 
Soybean Cyst Nematode Information
 
Publications
 








Extension
Extension

The Mission of Extension Plant Pathology

The Plant Pathology Department has a strong commitment to serving the needs of the people of Kentucky. Our dedicated group of Extension plant pathologists conducts applied research and works closely with our basic researchers to address diseases that concern local agricultural producers and homeowners.

Our mission is:

  • To provide research-based educational programs and materials on diseases of crops, landscape plants, and other plants of interest to Kentucky residents;
  • To provide plant disease diagnostic support for the educational programs of County Extension Agents;
  • To develop effective, environmentally responsible options for managing plant diseases of importance in Kentucky;
  • To contribute to academic instruction in plant pathology in Kentucky.
 

diagnostics
Plant disease diagnostics

outreach
Outreach to the public

field days
Grower outreach, field days

field research
Field Research

teaching
Teaching budding plant pathologists

About Us | Extension | Graduate Education | Undergraduate Programs | People | Research | Service Core | News & Events | Contact Us | Home

 

Questions/Comments | Copyright © | An Equal Opportunity University,
University of Kentucky, College of Agriculture

Last Updated:


This is a Java Script that displays the date the page was last modified. It is inconsequential to the navigation and content of this site.