OSU Nematode Testing Service - Services and Fees
Additional fees may be assessed for deviations from these guidelines.
|Our fee for a soil or root nematode extraction went up from $45 to $50, effective July 1, 2015|
Statutory Authority: ORS 351. Filed and effective June 22, 1976. Revised 1998, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2007. 2010, 2012, 2013
- Soil sample: extract and count plant parasites by genus: $50
- Root sample: extract and count plant parasites by genus: $50
- Species identification: $35 per genus per sample for routine species*; $58/hour for others (requires additional research time)
- Other services include foliar nematode extraction and ID, cyst extraction and ID, root-knot egg extraction, pinewood nematode extraction and ID, and seed gall nematode extraction: charge will be negotiated with client prior to service.
*Routine species identifications include species of plant-pathogenic genera commonly encountered in the Pacific NW quadrant of the United States: Pratylenchus penetrans, P. neglectus, P. crenatus, P. vulnus, and P. thornei; Meloidogyne hapla, M. chitwoodi and M. naasi; Paratrichodorus allius, and Xiphinema americanum