Plant clinic

BBRO provides a diagnostic service to sugar beet growers.

BBRO Plant Clinic

Do you need help identifying or confirming a problem with your sugar beet crop?

We have facilities in our Norwich laboratory and glasshouses for a range of diagnostic tests from microscopic investigation of foliar diseases, virus detection, beet cyst nematode identification and germination tests.

Please send enquiries with photographs to plantclinic@bbro.co.uk. We will assess your problem and advise you on what samples to send to the lab.

 

Download: Plant Clinic Form

Please send samples to:   BBRO, Plant Clinic, Centrum, Norwich Research Park, Colney, Norwich. Norfolk. NR4 7UG.

 

 In 2021/22 a wide variety of samples were received: 

 

 

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BBRO is a not for profit making company.
We are set up jointly by British Sugar plc and the National Farmers' Union.

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