The University of Delaware will not offer an open nematode assay service in 2017.  Growers and other professionals with urgent issues can contact their local extension agriculture agent or Dr. Nathan Kleczewski at 302-300-6962 or nkleczew@udel.edu for assistance with nematode identification, enumeration, and management during the growing season.  Samples for routine soil monitoring will no longer be handled.

Nematode samples from Delaware can be sent to the Virginia Tech Nematology laboratory at the following address:

Nematode Assay Laboratory, 115 Price Hall
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061-0331 Phone: (540)231-4650
Fax: (540)231-7477, Email: jon@vt.edu
Web site: https://www.ppws.vt.edu/extension/nematode-laboratory/index.html  (for sample submission fees, instructions, and forms)