Diagnosing Plant Problems Made Easy
Or at least easier
Free app offers accessible way to identify plant problemsExcerpt: Farmers, homeowners, greenhouse and nursery growers, agricultural specialists and others who need to identify plants, plant diseases, insect pests and other plant problems have a new mobile application resource created by eight university labs… The Plant Diagnostic Sample Submission app includes submission forms with customized questions about agronomic crops, weeds, vegetables, houseplants and more. It was developed by IN3 (http://www.in3applications.com)… It allows users to take and send digital photos and plant-problem descriptions to any of the eight participating labs. The university diagnostic labs involved are Alabama Cooperative Extension, University of Connecticut, University of Illinois Extension, University of Kentucky, Michigan State University, University of New Hampshire and Ohio State University. The app is available for free download in the iTunes store. For more information, visit http://www.ppdl.purdue.edu/PPDL/hot13/8-12.html.