Plant Protection Science (PPS)

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

Original Paper

Differences in responses to Wheat dwarf virus infection in contrasting wheat cultivars Ludwig and Svitava

Jan Ripl, Tomáš Dráb, Sebanstien Gadiou, Jiban Kumar Kundu
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 67-73abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Effect of photosensitisers on growth and morphology of Phytophthora citrophthora coupled with leaf bioassays in pear seedlings

Antonios Zambounis, Oksana Sytar, Dimitris Valasiadis, Zoe Hilioti
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 74-82abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Influence of oxathiapiprolin on preinfectional and early infection stages of Plasmopara halstedii, downy mildew of the sunflower

Otmar Spring, Javier Gómez-Zeledón
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 83-91abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Control of cabbage stem weevil and pollen beetle with one insecticide application

Marek Seidenglanz, Jaroslav Šafář, Nikoleta Rubil, Miriama Ruseňáková, Veronika Roskóová
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 92-100abstractdownload PDFsupplementary material
Original Paper

Citizen science reveals the current distribution of the new plant pest Aphis nerii in Slovakia

Adrián Purkart, Łukasz Depa, Jozef Kollár, Martin Suvák, Milada Holecová, Katarína Goffová, Zlatica Országhová
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 101-106abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Control of Acanthoscelides obtectus with Trichoderma harzianum applied alone or in combination with diatomaceous earth on a stored common bean

Hassan Abdelrahim Gad, Mohamed Said Mohamed Al-Anany, Wael mohamed Sameer, Fathia Said Mohamed Al-Anany
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 107-115abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Efficacy of agrochemicals against Phyllobius oblongus

Michal Skalský, Jana Ouředníčková, Jana Niedobová, Bronislava Hortová
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 116-122abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Calcium disodium ethylenediaminetetraacetate as a safe compound for crop protection with the potential to extend the basic substances group

Martin Žabka
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 123-131abstractdownload PDF
Short Communication

Composite thrips, Microcephalothrips abdominalis, a new alien species for Bulgarian fauna

Katia Trencheva, Alexandur Popov, Georgi Trenchev
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 132-134abstractdownload PDF
Short Communication

First record of Aceria kuko in Slovakia

Martin Suvák
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 135-139abstractdownload PDF

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