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Donald M. Ferrin
Assistant Professor

Ph.D. Plant Pathology, University of Florida, 1985.
Dissertation Title: “Influence of soil water status and initial density and dispersion of inoculum on the epidemiology of tobacco black shank.”

M.S. Botany & Plant Pathology, Michigan State University, 1976.
Thesis Title: “Epidemiological studies on the dispersal of and infection by Guignardia bidwellii (Ellis) Viala and Ravaz, the causal agent of black rot disease of 'Concord' and 'Niagara' grapes, Vitis labrusca L.”

B.S. Botany & Plant Pathology, Michigan State University, 1974.

Areas of Specialization/Research
100% extension. Statewide responsibility for plant pathology educational programs for all horticultural crops (i.e., turf, ornamentals, fruits, vegetables, and sweet potatoes).


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Department of Plant Pathology & Crop Physiology
302 Life Science Building
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803 
(225) 578-1464

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