Pocket Diagnostic® test kits – Phytophthora


ArborCarbon are the Australasian distributors for Pocket Diagnostic® rapid lateral flow assay testing kits.  These test kits quickly and simply detect a range of damaging plant diseases caused by fungi, bacteria and viruses, for use either on-site or in the laboratory.

There are different tests to identify pathogens such as;

  • Phytophthora (Dieback)
  • Potato virus Y
  • Erwinia amylovora
  • Ralstonia solanacearum (Brown rot)

Tests can be used for a wide range of plant material, including woody tissue, shoots, roots, tough leaves and soft materials.  They are also suitable for water baited samples.

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More Articles and Videos;

       (EFINORD-SNS Meeting: Phytophthora Diseases of Forest Trees in Northern Europe)


Also see the Pocket Diagnostic® website.

For pricing or more information please contact ArborCarbon  enquiries@arborcarbon.com.au