Using similar technology to a pregnancy test, Pocket Diagnostic® is a range of easy to use plant disease testing kits for the rapid detection of commercially damaging plant diseases in plants and crops caused by fungi, bacteria and viruses.
The kits are designed to provide rapid, reliable, in the field results to enable faster decision making and prevent the spread of disease for efficient crop disease management, and environmental protection.
Our manufacturing processes and the quality standards we adhere to ensure the Pocket Diagnostic® range continues to be a market leader in plant disease testing and to be an ever present part of plant disease management.
The Benefits Of Using Pocket Diagnostic®
For nearly 20 years the Pocket Diagnostic® product range has helped growers, inspectors and consultants manage plant diseases and protect crops through early and routine diagnosis of plant pathogens. The tests offer many advantages including:
- Simple to use, no training required
- Rapid results, less than 10 minutes
- Cost effective alternative to laboratory testing
- Faster decision making
- Portable, in the field use
- Removes subjectivity
Applications and Use
Pocket Diagnostic® test kits are used to detect plant pathogens in trees, ornamentals, soft fruits, vegetables and crops.
The tests can be used for routine screening in the glasshouse, field or supply chain, or for confirmation of disease symptoms.
Pocket Diagnostic® kits are robust enough to cope with the demand of the varied testing landscape.
Note: The customer (outside EU) is responsible for having any applicable import licences/permits in place prior to purchase and shipping.