Plant Protection Science (PPS)

ISSN 1212-2580 (Print)
ISSN 1805-9341 (On-line)

  • An international peer-reviewed journal published under the auspices of the Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences and financed by the Ministry of Agriculture of the Czech Republic. Founded 1921 (by 1997 under the title Ochrana rostlin)
  • The journal is administered by an international Editorial Board
  • Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Ing. Aleš Lebeda, DrSc.
  • Executive Editor: RNDr. Marcela Braunová
  • The journal is published quarterly


Thematic scope

original papers, short communications, critical reviews, personal news, and book reviews covering all areas of diseases and pests of plants, weeds and plant protection. Papers are published in English.


Current issue

Original Paper

Pathogen causing Phalaenopsis soft rot disease – 16S rDNA and virulence characterisation

Sudarsono Sudarsono, Juanita Elina, Giyanto, Dewi Sukma
Plant Protect. Sci., 54 (2018): 1-8abstractdownload PDFsupplementary material
Original Paper

Antifungal potential and biochemical effects of monoterpenes and phenylpropenes on plant

Gehan I. Kh. Marei, Samir. A. M. Abdelgaleil
Plant Protect. Sci., 54 (2018): 9-16abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Trichoderma atroviride enhances phenolic synthesis and cucumber protection against Rhizoctonia solani

Justyna Nawrocka, Magdalena Szczech, Urszula Małolepsza
Plant Protect. Sci., 54 (2018): 17-23abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Resistance of winter wheat cultivars to eyespot and characterisation of causal agents of the disease

Jana Palicová, Pavel Matušinsky , Veronika Dumalasová, Alena Hanzalová, Irena Bížová
Plant Protect. Sci., 54 (2018): 24-30abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Influence of 90-year potato and winter rye monocultures under different fertilisation on soil mites

Iwona Gruss, Jacek Piotr Twardowski, Michał Hurej
Plant Protect. Sci., 54 (2018): 31-38abstractdownload PDF
Short Communication

Goji berry gall mite Aceria kuko occurrence in the Czech Republic – short communication

Eva Hrudová, Ivana Šafránková
Plant Protect. Sci., 54 (2018): 39-42abstractdownload PDF
Short Communication

The most northern record of the alien composite thrips Microcephalothrips abdominalis in Europe – short communication

Peter Fedor , Jakub Sigmund, Martina Zvaríková, Rudolf Masarovič, Martin Štefánik, Miroslav Krumpál, Juraj Litavský,, Pavol Prokop
Plant Protect. Sci., 54 (2018): 43-47abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Patterns of resistance to AHAS inhibitors in Limnocharis flava from Malaysia

Norazua Zakaria, Muhammad Saiful Ahmad-Hamdani, Abdul Shukor Juraimi
Plant Protect. Sci., 54 (2018): 48-59abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Base temperatures for germination of selected weed species in Iran

Donato Loddo, Farshid Ghaderi-Far, Zahra Rastegar, Roberta Masin
Plant Protect. Sci., 54 (2018): 60-66abstractdownload PDF

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