Lagan Valley Scientific

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Lagan Valley Scientific

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The Turf Clinic at LVS offers independent support to turf managers facing turf health decline & we specialise in plant parasitic nematodes. We also perform research into the biology of turfgrass root zones and how they affect playing surfaces, turf quality & plant health.

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Nematode Damage Index (NDI) Assessment

We examine turf for signs of nematode damage & quantify the nematode burden in turf. We can offer bespoke packages for those with long-term monitoring requirements

Investigate Plant Health Decline

Consultancy & investigation into the biological basis of turf decline. We specialise in molecular biology based techniques that use DNA to do this.

Independent Research

With over 15 years research experience, we offer tailored solutions for your needs where the focus is on biology. We offer support in research planning & design right through to carrying out the research & summarising the results. We are also open to collaboration & providing basic training. Examples of current projects include turf variety susceptability to plant parasitic nematodes, product assessments for nematicidal activity & how they impact biodiversity in turf rootzones,