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Australasian Plant Pathology Society
Plant Health is Earth's Wealth

Publications and Book Discounts

Our Journal: Australasian Plant Pathology
Australasian Plant Pathology (AuPP) publishes new and significant research in all fields of plant pathology. Distribution and readership of the journal is worldwide, but emphasis is placed on strengthening its role as the major publishing outlet in the Australasian region. More information and download statistics.

Editor-in-Chief: Philip O'Brien
ISSN 08153191 (print version)
ISSN 14481632 (electronic version)
Impact Factor: 1.041

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Our Journal: Australasian Plant Disease Notes
Australasian Plant Disease Notes publishes new records of plant diseases, quarantine notes and short disease notes. Distribution and readership of this new journal is worldwide, but emphasis is placed on strengthening its role as the major publishing outlet in the Australasian region.

Editor-in-Chief: Dagmar Hanold
ISSN 1833-92X (electronic version only)

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Pathogen of the Month Pathogen-Pest of the Month
POTM is a series of tech-notes highlighting a plant pest or pathogen each month.
Please submit POTM manuscripts to John Duff, DEEDI Qld Email
APPS Newsletter
APPS NEWS is the official newsletter of the Australasian Plant Pathology Society, published electronically 3 times per year. Items for inclusion should be sent to Dr Will Cuddy, Plant Breeding Institute, The University of Sydney, Private Bag 4011, Narellan, NSW, 2567, Australia.  Email
McAlpine Lectures
The invitation to present the Daniel McAlpine Lecture to the Biennial Conference of the Australasian Plant Pathology Society is extended to an eminent scientist in recognition of their significant contribution to Australasian Plant Pathology.
Past Conference and Workshop Proceedings and Presentations
including Auckland 2013
Australasian Soilborne Diseases Symposium Symposium Proceedings
6th Australian Soilborne Diseases Symposium
7th Australian Soilborne Diseases Symposium
Plant Virology Workshop, New Zealand 2008
Plant Virology Workshop, Melbourne 2010
Plant Virology Workshop
,Hanmer Springs 2012
Online Books
Plant Protection 1 Pests, Diseases and Weeds
Plant Protection 2 Control Methods and their Management
Plant Protection 3 Selected Ornamentals, Fruit and Vegetables
Plant Protection 4 How to Diagnose Plant Problems

The books are quite large and may take several minutes to download. Each book is bookmarked to allow quick and easy access to the different sections.

Copyright for material in these books is held by the authors, illustrators and third parties; see page ii of each book for further details. Inquiries should be addressed to the publisher, RootRot Press-ACT.

Print versions of the books are available from Queensland Textbook Warehouse (QTW) Tel 1800 611 300 (07) 3261 1300 web  

Online Book
Plant Pathogens and Plant Disease

A completely rewritten update of the 1980 textbook Plant Protection (edited by J.F. Brown) with an Australasian emphasis, including specific examples from Australia, New Zealand, South-East Asia, the Pacific Islands and elsewhere. The book is designed to give students and researchers a background in the principles of plant pathology and of managing plant diseases. The text draws on the expertise of teachers and researchers from throughout Australia.
Online Book
Plant Pathology  

Edited by Christian Joseph R. Cumagun, ISBN 978-953-51-0489-6, Hard cover, 362 pages, Publisher: InTech, Published: April 04, 2012 under CC BY 3.0 license, in subject Agricultural and Biological Sciences
DOI: 10.5772/1390
ISPP Journal
Food Security:
The Science, Sociology and Economics of Food Production and Access to Food.

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ISPP Newsletter
Bulletin of the International Society for Plant Pathology
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  Journal   New Zealand Plant Protection
The journal of the New Zealand Plant Protection Society. It publishes original research papers on all aspects of biology, ecology and control of weeds, vertebrate and invertebrate pests, and pathogens and beneficial micro-organisms in agriculture, horticulture, forestry and natural ecosystems.
15% Member Discount

Diseases of Vegetable Crops in Australia
15% Member Discount

Diseases of Fruit Crops in Australia