Plant Protection Science

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

  • An international open access peer-reviewed journal published by 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: Ing. Gabriela Uhlířová
  • The journal is published quarterly


Aims & 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.

Czech Academy of Agricultural Sciences changes to double-blind reviewing

The Publishing Board of the CAAS is pleased to announce its movement to a double-blind review process  (November 1, 2018).

Current issue


Characteristics of powdery mildew and its importance for wheat grown in Poland

Aleksandra Pietrusińskaorcid , Anna Tratwalorcid
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 141-153abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Evaluation of the CRISPR/Cas9 system for the development of resistance against Cotton leaf curl virus in model plants

Sehrish Khan, Muhammad Mahmood, Sajjad Rahman, Farzana Rizvi, Aftab Ahmad
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 154-162abstractdownload PDFsupplementary material
Original Paper

Golovinomyces powdery mildews on Asteraceae in the Czech Republic

Barbora Mieslerováorcid , Miloslav Kitnerorcid , Veronika Petřeková, Jitka Dvořáková, Michaela Sedlářováorcid , Roger T.A. Cook, Aleš Lebedaorcid
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 163-179abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Antifungal activity of microbial nanoparticles derived from Chaetomium spp. against Magnaporthe oryzae causing rice blast

Jiaojiao Song, Kasem Soytong, Somdej Kanokmedhakul, Kwanjai Kanokmedhakul, Supattra Poeaim
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 180-190abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Management of Alternaria leaf blight in tomato plants by mentha essential oil

Kahkashan Perveenorcid , Najat A. Bokhari
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 191-196abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Larval feeding of Cydalima perspectalis on box trees with a focus on the spatial and temporal distribution

Ján Kulfan, Marek Dzurenko, Michal Parák, Lenka Sarvašová, Miroslav Saniga, Peter Brown, Peter Zach
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 197-205abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Comparative effect of different insecticides on the growth and yield of soybeans

Sanjeev Kumar Dhungana, Bishnu Adhikari, Arjun Adhikari, Il-Doo Kim, Jeong-Ho Kim, Dong-Hyun Shin
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 206-213abstractdownload PDFsupplementary material
Original Paper

Survey of entomopathogenic nematodes and fungi in agricultural areas

Magdalena Dzięgielewska, Iwona Adamska
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 214-225abstractdownload PDF
Short Communication

Trapping of ambrosia beetles by artificially produced lures in a oak forest

Tomáš Fiala, Jaroslav Holuša
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 226-230abstractdownload PDF

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