UNL Department of Plant Pathology

Solving global challenges associated with microbial interactions affecting sustainable plant productivity while training the next generation of basic and applied scientists.

Department News

December 20, 2022

Nebraska U clinic boosts state’s security against plant diseases, pests

Big stakes are involved in keeping plants safe from disease and pest assault.

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December 6, 2022

Gary Hein, founding director of UNL’s Doctor of Plant Health Program to retire, Jeff Bradshaw named successor

Since its inception in 2008, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s Doctor of Plant Health Program has trained students across the various disciplines that impact plant health and plant management.

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November 18, 2022

African fellows work with IANR faculty to tackle plant health, international trade

Each year, crop contamination by disease and pests costs producers and industry an estimated $220 billion worldwide.

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