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The Purdue University Plant and Pest Diagnostic Lab (P&PDL) is an interdisciplinary facility that provides rapid and accurate identification of plants, pests, and plant problems; suggests management strategies, when requested; and is a source of unbiased information for plant- and pest-related problems. This service is available to growers, Extension personnel, private businesses, and the general public.

People:

Tom Creswell
Gail Ruhl

Tom Creswell

Plant Disease Diagnostician/Director, P&PDL
Purdue University
Botany and Plant Pathology, Lilly Hall
915 West State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2054
Office: LSPS 102
Phone: (765) 494-8081
FAX: (765) 494-3958
E-mail:    creswell@purdue.edu

Gail Ruhl

Sr. Plant Disease Diagnostician
Purdue University
Botany and Plant Pathology, Lilly Hall
915 West State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2054
Office: LSPS 110
Phone: (765) 494-4641
FAX: (765) 494-3958
E-mail:    ruhlg@purdue.edu

Anna Meier
Amy Deitrich

Anna Meier

Secretary, P&PDL
Purdue University
Botany and Plant Pathology, Lilly Hall
915 West State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2054
Office: LSPS 101
Phone: (765) 494-7071
FAX: (765) 494-3958
E-mail:    ammeier@purdue.edu

Amy Deitrich

Extension Assistant/P&PDL Coordinator 
Purdue University
Botany and Plant Pathology, Lilly Hall
915 West State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2054
Office: LILY 1-423
Phone: (765) 494-9871
FAX: (765) 494-0363
E-mail:    amymd@purdue.edu