Soil Samples for Nemotodes 

Nematodes are microscopic round worms that are found on every continent of the world. The ones that feed on plants, plant parasitic nematodes, are addressed in this section.




Fig. 1. Image on "How to take a soil sample", by Spectrum Analytic Inc.
Soybean Cyst Nematode (SCN) sampling)

Nematode Soil Sample Submission Form

Nematode soil samples may be mailed or dropped off:

OSU Soybean Pathology and Nematology Lab 
Attn: Horacio Lopez-Nicora, Ph.D.
110 Kottman Hall 
2021 Coffey Rd., Columbus, Ohio 43210


Drop off samples at one of the OSU CFAES locations:

CFAES Wooster Campus, Department of Plant Pathology
Attn: Francesca Rotondo 
Selby Hall 234
1680 Madison AveWooster, OH, 44691

Northwest Research Station
4240 Range Line Rd. Custar, OH 43511

Western Research Station
7721 S. Charleston Pike South Charleston, OH 45368

North Central Research Station
1162 Gonawein Fremont, OH 43420