Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic New Location, Form and Page

We are happy to announce we are fully functional in our new location. We have settled into our beautiful new clinic and are open for business again. See more photos in this Facebook post.

New address:

Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic
2445 ATRB,
2213 Pammel Dr.
Iowa State University 
Ames, IA 50011 

(515) 294-0581 * 

View our maps and Driving Directions to the Plant and Insect Diagnostic Clinic site

Our hours of operation are from 8:00am-4:00pm. The doors to the ATRB building will lock at promptly at 4:00pm so try to arrive earlier. If for some reason you are going to be slightly later than 4:00pm please call us ahead of time at (515)-294-0581 and we can try to accommodate you. We are closed on weekends and University holidays

our new clinic
our new clinic

New forms

We are also proud to present our new submission form layout. We listened to our client's feedback providing more space to describe the problem on the front page by moving the table with questions on the back page. 

When looking for our form, please make sure to visit our website (, which will link to the extension store, the permanent location of the submission form. 

Our form is a living document that can be filled by typing on a pdf reader program, printed and included with your sample. Alternatively you can print the form and hand write the information.

New site

We are transitioning to a new website where we have added more photos and videos!. All of our contact information and form can be found at our Services and Information page. Explore our pages by service: Insect ID, Mushroom ID, Plant/weed IDNematode TestingPlant Problem (scroll to see Specific Plant Submission Instructions -click on the plant type name).

Check our new website we added more photos and videos!


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