Getting Started



Where to start

Before doing any research or contacting an extension staff member, please compile the following information, which will help us answer your inquiry quicker:

  • Your name
  • Your address
  • How to contact you? Phone number or Email
  • Detail your specific concern and why you are concernedDate(s) of observation(s)
  • Provide digital photographs of good quality from multiple angles
  • If you know, share the identify of the plant and/or pest involved
  • Describe characteristics of landscape around the plant(s) with the issue (sun/shade/wet/dry/sloped/etc)
  • Describe how you have been managing the plant(s) with the issue (fertilizing, spraying, mulching, pruning…)

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