• Plant Disease Clinic

    Plant Disease Clinic provides efficient and accurate plant disease diagnostic facilities to the farming community and agricultural industry, makes decision based recommendation of cost effective management strategies to prevent crop plant diseases and working to identify the overlooked disease causing agents of crop plants.

  • Plant Disease Clinic

    Plant Disease Clinic is the first ever initiative by the Department of Plant Pathology at Bahauddin Zakariya University. Team of Plant Disease Clinic is aimed to address the phytopathological problems of the region and to enable plant pathologists to work for the farming community. The clinic holds a position of primary importance in the Southern Punjab region as this region is a major contributor to the production of different crops.

Welcome to the Plant Disease Clinic Website

Plant Disease Clinic provides efficient and accurate plant disease diagnostic facilities to the farming community and agricultural industry, makes decision based recommendation of cost effective management strategies to prevent crop plant diseases and working to identify the overlooked disease causing agents of crop plants.

Plant Disease Clinic is the first ever initiative by the Department of Plant Pathology at Bahauddin Zakariya University. Team of Plant Disease Clinic is aimed to address the phytopathological problems of the region and to enable plant pathologists to work for the farming community. The clinic holds a position of primary importance in the Southern Punjab region as this region is a major contributor to the production of different crops.

COVID-19 Update April 12, 2021

As per instructions by the Local Government, Plant Disease Clinic is closed for physical visit however, we are still accepting samples and operating on limited lab hours. We are giving preference to life-sustaining crops/plants (e.g. field crops, vegetables, tree fruit, small fruit etc.).

We are now accepting digital sample submission through our submission portal or email. Please submit photos of symptomatic plant samples before sending samples to us. 

Our Services

The Plant Disease Clinic is a service and education function of the Department of Plant Pathology at Bahauddin Zakariya University, Multan, and provides efficient and accurate plant disease diagnostic facilities to the farming community and agricultural industry, makes decision based recommendation of cost effective management strategies to prevent crop plant diseases and working to identify the overlooked disease causing agents of crop plants.

At Plant Disease Clinic, we provide the following services:

Plant Disease Diagnosis

Plant disease diagnosis is the core service and education function of Plant Disease Clinic. We provide efficient and accurate plant disease diagnostic facilities to the farming community and agricultural industry.

Plant Health Management

Based on the problem diagnosed, our staff, in consultation with industry experts, make decision based recommendation of cost effective management strategies to prevent plant diseases for improved crop productivity.

Diseased Plants Image Database

Symptomatic plant samples received from around Pakistan for the purpose of identification are preserved and a digital image database is being maintained online for their wider distribution.

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Samples Processed
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Specimens Preserved
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Images Repository
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Research Team Members