Here, invited speakers from the ‘Our Plants, Our Future’ conference (rescheduled from April 2020 to February 2021) share their thoughts on plant health. One major thread running through this feature is the parallel of the COVID-19 pandemic with the threats we currently face from plant pests and diseases...
Here, invited speakers from the ‘Our Plants, Our Future’ conference (rescheduled from April 2020 to February 2021) share their thoughts on plant health. One major thread running through this feature is the parallel of the COVID-19 pandemic with the threats we currently face from plant pests and diseases...
The British Society for Plant Pathology (BSPP) was founded in 1981 for the study and advancement of plant pathology. We support the professional interests of plant pathologists worldwide and provide information and communicate with our members via a newsletter, website and annual meeting. Read more here...
The BSPP produces resources to help promote the teaching of plant pathology from primary school up to university level. We have resources introducing plant pathogens for primary schools (Plant Doctors and Make a Plant Attacker) and more detailed content to help teach about major plant pathogens that are named on GCSE and A-level specifications.

The United Nations has declared 2020 as the International Year of Plant Health (IYPH). The year is a once in a lifetime opportunity to raise global awareness on how protecting plant health can help end hunger, reduce poverty, protect the environment, and boost economic development.... click here to read more

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Welcome to
The British Society for Plant Pathology

We support the professional interests of plant pathologists worldwide. We organise regular scientific meetings, edit three international pathology journals and make funds available to members.

Upcoming Conferences

WEBINAR: Understanding invasive forest pathogens

27th May 2020 at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm UTC+1

BSPP2020 – Protecting Plants, Protecting Life

7th December 2020 - 9th December 2020

The University of Birmingham

RESCHEDULED | Our Plants, Our Future | 11-12 February 2021

11th February 2021 - 12th February 2021

Royal Society, Carlton House Terrace, London

CANCELLED 21st Oomycete Molecular Genetics Network Annual Meeting

22nd June 2020 - 25th June 2020

Brno (Czech Republic)

 

Journals

The BSPP is responsible for editing three international peer-reviewed journals

 

Funds

The society provides funding for fellowships, travel and promotion

 

Education

Events promoting knowledge and excitement about plant pathology

 

Join us

BSPP members enjoy a number of exclusive benefits. Reduced rates for students!