Florida Extension Plant Disease Clinic - Gainesville, FL

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Florida Extension Plant Disease Clinic (FEDPC) in Gainesville, FL is the resource diagnostic clinic for the Florida Plant Diagnostic Network and the location of the Rapid Turfgrass Diagnostic Service.
FEDPC-Gainesville is also the hub clinic for the Southern Plant Diagnostic Network and a participating clinic in the National Plant Diagnostic Network.

Specific areas of diagnostic expertise include: Asian Soybean Rust, Citrus Greening, Fusarium Wilt of Palm, Lethal Yellowing of Palm, Sudden Oak Death, and Extension samples for UF-IFAS Extension faculty and their clientele.

FEDPC-Gainesville personnel support the educational activities of the Department of Plant Pathology by providing internships for Doctor of Plant Medicine and other graduate students, and through participation in departmental courses and Extension Agent and Master Gardener orientation. FEDPC-Gainesville faculty and staff regularly host diagnostic and student groups from the US and abroad.


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FEPDC Clinic Address

University of Florida
1453 Fifield Hall
P. O. Box 110680
Gainesville, FL
32611-0680
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Contact Information

Carrie Lapaire Harmon
Director,
UF-IFAS Plant Disease Clinic

Office
352-392-3631 xt 254
E-mail:
clharmon@ufl.edu
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Contact Information
Phil Harmon

Dr. Phil Harmon
Turfgrass Pathologist and Extension Specialist with UF IFAS Department of Plant Pathology Plant Pathology

Office
(352) 392-3631 x340
E-mail:
pfharmon@ufl.edu
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