Aims and Scope

Journal of Phytopathology and Pest Management publishes fundamental and applied original research on all areas of Plant Pathology and Plant Protection. These include but are not limited to:

  • Plant diseases are caused by: bacteria, fungi, oomycetes, phytoplasmas, nematodes, parasitic higher plants, protozoa, viruses, viroids and environmental toxins
  • Plant stress and abiotic disorders
  • Forest pests and diseases
  • Weed disease control
  • Postharvest disease control
  • Animal pests control
  • Biological control
  • Integrated Pest Management
  • New control strategies
  • Evaluated of pesticides
  • Bacteriology
  • Entomology
  • Nematology
  • Mycology
  • Epidemiology
  • Disease etiology
  • Host-pathogen biochemistry and cell biology
  • Ecology of plant disease
  • Host genetics and resistance
  • Description of new pathogen species
  • Report of new disease or pest

 The criteria for judging manuscripts are based on novelty, importance, scientific validity, and interest to the readers.