Programs and Services
Crop Protection Laboratory Services
To provide diagnostic services in the areas of plant health, insects, weed control and herbicide resistance screening.
The Crop Protection Laboratory services enhance the capability of producers and the public to deal with pest constraints to crop production. The laboratory is open year round and employs the most up-to-date technology and expertise to provide accurate diagnoses and current recommendations.
When sending samples to the lab, a completed Crop Protection Diagnostic Lab Form is required.
Fee for services: (GST will be added)
Herbicide resistance testing:
Any other herbicide resistance tests $100
Honey bee pest diagnostics:
The Crop Protection Laboratory is the only broad spectrum, pest management diagnostic service available in Saskatchewan.
Crop Protection Laboratory
Crop Protection Lab Online Videos
This series of videos discusses the importance of herbicide resistance testing, plant disease diagnosis and weed identification. It also demonstrates how to properly submit samples to the Crop Lab for testing and diagnosis.