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: Ing. Gabriela Uhlířová
  • 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.

New Executive Editor welcome on the board!

We would like to introduce you new Executive Editor of the journal – Ing. Gabriela Uhlířová. She will be in charge of the journal since August 19, 2019. She will continue in the precise work of Mgr. Petra Kolářová who is now on the maternity leave. We thank Petra for her very work for the journal and wish her the best.

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


PCR-based diagnostic methods for ‘Candidatus Liberibacter solanacearum’ – Review

Seyed Mahyar Mirmajlessi, Maria Jennifer Sjölund, Marika Mänd, Marianne Loiseau, Vincenza Ilardi, Geert Haesaert, Reet Karise, Richard Alexander Gottsberger, Jason Sumner-Kalkun, Assunta Bertaccini
Plant Protect. Sci., 55 (2019): 229-242abstractdownload PDFsupplementary material

Entomopathogenic nematodes: can we use the current knowledge on belowground multitrophic interactions in future plant protection programmes? – Review

Anamarija Jagodič, Stanislav Trdan, Žiga Laznik
Plant Protect. Sci., 55 (2019): 243-254abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

The determination of the resistance inheritance against common bunt in wheat and half-diallel hybrids

Gülçin Akgören Palabiyik, İsmail Poyraz, Ahmet Umay
Plant Protect. Sci., 55 (2019): 255-261abstractdownload PDF
Short Communication

The significance of anthropochory in Hercinothrips femoralis (Thysanoptera: Thripidae) – Short Communication

Martin Štefánik, Martina Zvaríková, Rudolf Masarovič, Peter Fedor
Plant Protect. Sci., 55 (2019): 262-265abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Controlling the abundance of the rose tortrix moth [Archips rosana (L.)] by parasitoids in apple orchards in Wielkopolska, Poland

Hanna Piekarska-Boniecka, Marta Rzanska-Wieczorek, Idzi Siatkowski, Joanna Zyprych-Walczak
Plant Protect. Sci., 55 (2019): 266-273abstractdownload PDF
Short Communication

Meloidogyne hapla development on growing legume plants – Short Communication

Renata Dobosz, Roman Krawczyk
Plant Protect. Sci., 55 (2019): 274-277abstractdownload PDF

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