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.

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.

Educational Resources

The BSPP aims produce resources to help promote the teaching of plant pathology from primary school up to university level. We have a set of new primary school resources to help teach about major plant pathogens and how to identify the different types of pathogens.

Journals

The BSPP is responsible for editing three international peer-reviewed journals: Plant Pathology, Molecular Plant Pathology and New Disease Reports.

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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

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Write Now! popular writing for plant pathologists

7th April 2020 - 9th April 2020

Oxon Hoath

Our Plants, Our Future

20th April 2020 - 21st April 2020

Royal Society, Carlton House Terrace, London

BSPP2020 – Protecting Plants, Protecting Life

7th December 2020 - 9th December 2020

The University of Birmingham

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!