Phytophthora Ramorum Nursery and/or Environs Survey

Grants and Contracts Details


RESULTS OR BENEFITS EXPECTED We will collect survey data detailing the presence/absence of Phytophthora ramorum in samples taken from nurseries. The State Survey Coordinator will collect, process, and enter data into IPHIS and will generate reports. The Cooperator seeks to conduct a program which is expected to result in: • The safeguarding of Kentucky’s nursery industry against Phytophthora ramorum. • The safeguarding of Kentucky’s oak lumber industry. • Providing survey data about this disease in Kentucky and keeping the markets open for Kentucky’s nurseries and lumber industry. • Early detection and rapid response if the disease is found in the state. • Nursery conditions information entered into the IPHIS database. • Positive/negative data will be retained by the Cooperator and reported in the midyear and final reports.
Effective start/end date5/1/214/30/22


  • Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service: $20,000.00


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