Insect ID – is this a Tussock Moth?

Is this Orgyia leucostigma – White-marked Tussock Moth? Homeowner says there are thousands of them on her garage and trees (haven’t confirmed type of tree she has them on, she thought it might be an Ash tree). She would like to know if she needs to do something for treatment? Should they be concerned about damage? […]

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Colorado Blue Spruce

I have a client with 5 Blue Spruce in a row. I am not sure if they are all Colorado BS. Client thinks they are. I believe the one has Rhizosphaera needle cast but I only have an 8x lens and only see a few black dots. I have samples to be sent in if […]

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Raspberry Issue

I have a lady that is having an issue with her Raspberries. Something is taking the tops of the bushes off. It looks like a clean cut…Pictures are the top of the raspberry bush.

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Red Maple

Individual from Adams County reached out to me with concerns about his tree and does not want to lose the tree. I believe it is a red maple going off of the young leaves he brought into the Adams office wanting to identify the type of tree and also the health issues of the tree. […]

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Wealthy apple tree losing its leaves

Issues with Apple Trees

Homeowner is concerned with apple trees at mother’s house, running north to south on a hillside. The wealthy apple tree (12 yrs old) has had issues the past two years and this year has lost 2/3 of its leaves. Honey gold and macintosh trees (12 yrs old) had lots of apples last year and little […]

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Yellowing vegetable leaves

These photos are of cucumber, bean, and tomato plants. I’m guessing the cucumber is powdery mildew and water stress, but any ideas about the other two? I’m not sure how prolific the damage is or if these are isolated leaves. These are the only photos that I was sent. Thanks!    

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Damaged tomato with holes

Tomato Problems

Client brought in tomatoes that appear to be eaten.  He did not find any insects on the tomato, but found insect part shown on the ground by the base of the plant.  He is not sure if it is related.  He would like to determine if it is insect damage or disease.

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Maple Tree

This is a Maple tree on Shawano Lake. The concern is that it is thinning out in the middle of the tree. It was a healthy tree last year. There is another maple right next to it that was planted at the same time that is healthy. I was thinking maybe Verticillium Wilt???

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Immature Pear with Spots and Scab

Homeowner has three young pear trees only one has these symptoms on the fruit.  I didn’t see any galling on the leaves or any insect evidence on the tree but it was raining at the time I looked at it.  The trees are surrounded by grass that is approximately 18″ tall.  They are also within […]

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