Contacting the TPCP/CTHB for diagnostics
TPCP Field Extention Officer: Ms Izette Greyling
Izette co-ordinates all field work and site visits by team members of the TPCP. Should you want members of our team to visit your area for an assessment of possible pest and disease problems, please contact her.
Email: izette . greyling @fabi.up.ac.za (please remove gaps)
Tel: 012 420 3938/3933
Manager TPCP Diagnostic Clinic: Mr Darryl Herron
Darryl is the manager of the diagnostic clinic and leads the team of people in FABI who assist with the diagnoses of disease related problems. Please contact him before sending samples.
Email: darryl . herron @fabi.up.ac.za (please remove gaps)
Tel: 012 420 3938
Biological control: Prof. Brett Hurley
Prof. Hurley leads the entomological and biological research team in FABI together with Prof. Bernard Slippers. Any requests with regards to insects or biological control can be directed to Prof. Hurley.
Email: brett . hurley @fabi.up.ac.za (please remove gaps)
Tel: 082 9093211
When submitting samples, please include your contact information and as much detail as possible about the problem you are encountering (see information brochure).
If you are unsure of the problem or need advice on collection of samples, please contact Izette or Darryll and discuss the problem before collecting and sending the samples.