Plant Protection Science (PPS)

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

  • An international 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.

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


Biological effects of oomycetes elicitins

Martina Janků, Lucie Činčalová, Lenka Luhová, Jan Lochman, Marek Petřivalský
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 1-8abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

An assessment of the transmission rate of Tomato black ring virus through tomato seeds

Henryk Pospieszny, Natasza Borodynko-Filas, Beata Hasiów-Jaroszewska, Bartosz Czerwonka, Santiago F. Elena
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 9-12abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Sensitivity of Sclerotinia sclerotiorum to strobilurin fungicides in Slovakia

Monika Tóthová, Kamil Hudec, Peter Tóth
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 13-17abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Chemical composition, antioxidant and bioactivities of essential oils from Melaleuca bracteata leaves

Lan Ying Wang, Wen Cheng How, Tian An Shen, Rong Di, Yanping Luo
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 18-29abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

The relationships between Pityogenes chalcographus and Nemosoma elongatum in clear-cuts with different types of management

Petr Zahradník, Marie Zahradníková
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 30-34abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

Predicting aphid abundance on winter wheat using suction trap catches

Alois Honěk, Zdenka Martinková, Marek Brabec, Pavel Saska
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 35-45abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

The efficacy of novel diamide insecticides in Grapholita molesta suppression and their residues in peach fruits

Antonije Žunić, Slavica Vuković, Sanja Lazić, Dragana Šunjka, Dragana Bošković
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 46-51abstractdownload PDF
Original Paper

The biological control of the grapevine downy mildew disease using Ochrobactrum sp.

Chaoqun Zang, Qiujun Lin, Jinhui Xie, Ying Lin, Shuyi Yu, Kuihua Zhao, Chunhao Liang
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 52-61abstractdownload PDF
Short Communication

The first record of Pityophthorus micrographus in Slovakia

Slavomír Rell, Miloš Knížek, Juraj Galko
Plant Protect. Sci., 56 (2020): 62-65abstractdownload PDF

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