This section contains free e-books and guides on Plant Pathology, some of the resources in this section can be viewed online and some of them can be downloaded.
Plant Disease EpidemiologyThe Ohio State UniversityOnline
| NA Pages
This note provides
an introduction to the study of the population dynamics of plant diseases and
the analysis of plant disease epidemics.
Plant Pathology bynbsp; Christian Joseph R. CumagunChristian
Joseph R. CumagunOnline
| 374 Pages
Plant pathology is an applied science that deals with the
nature, causes and control of plant diseases in agriculture and forestry. The
vital role of plant pathology in attaining food security and food safety for the
world cannot be overemphasized.
Disease in PlantsH. Marshall WardOnline
| NA Pages
The purpose of this book is to treat
the subject of disease in plants with special reference to the patient itself,
and to describe the symptoms it exhibits and the course of the malady, with only
such references to the agents which induce or cause disease as are necessary to an intelligent understanding of the subject,
and of the kind of treatment called for.
Laboratory outlines in plant pathologyHerbert Hice WhetzelOnline
| 220 Pages
This book covers
the following topics in plant pathology: Necrotic diseases caused by bacteria
and fungi, hypoplastic diseases caused by fungi and phanerogams, metaplastic
diseases caused by slime-molds, bacteria, fungi and phanerogams.
Plant Pathology NotesHimachal Pradesh Agricultural UniversityOnline
| NA Pages
covers the following topics: Introduction, Important plant pathogenic organisms,
fungi, bacteria, fastidious vesicular bacteria, phytoplasmas, spiroplasmas,
viruses, viroids, algae, protozoa and phanerogamic parasites with examples of
diseases caused by them.
|Introduction to the Major Pathogen Groups|
Basic Plant Pathology (PDF 47P)Jennifer
| 47 Pages
This note covers the following topics: Define plant pathology, Economic importance of plant diseases,
Pathogenic and Non-pathenogenic, seases, Disease triangle, Fungal diseases,
fungi reproduction and, ngal infection, Viruses and how viruses are sprea and
How diseases are caused by nematodes.
Introductory Plant Pathology (PDF 49P)Dr.
| 49 Pages
This note covers the following topics: the living entities that cause
diseases in plants, the mechanisms by which the disease causing agents produce
diseases, the non-living entities and the environmental conditions that cause
disorders in plants, the interactions between the disease causing agents and
host plant in relation to overall environment, the method of preventing or
management the diseases and reducing the losses/damages caused by diseases.
Principles of Plant Pathology (PDF 79P)Tamil
Nadu Agricultural UniversityOnline
| NA Pages
This note explains the following topics:
Important plant pathogenic organisms, General Characters of fungi, Binomial
system of nomenclature, Myxomycota, Eumycota, Zygomycotina, Ascomycotina,,
Basidiomycotina, Deuteromycotina, pokaryotes: classification, Plant viruses,
Viroids, Phenomenon of infection, Pathogemsis – Role, Defense Mechanism, Plant
disease epidemiology, Plant Disease Forcasting, Remote sensing, General
principles of plant, Regulatory methods, Cultural methods, Biological control
and PGPR, Physical Methods – Heat treatments, soil solarization, hot water
treatment, hot air treatment, control by refrigeration and radiation, Chemical
methods , Host plant resistance, Application of biotechnology, Disease
Management and Integrated Plant Disease.
Master Gardener Plant Pathology Training (PDF 50P)Connie
| 59 Pages
This note explains the following topics: What is Plant Pathology, Disease
Definitions, Abiotic vs. Biotic, Fe2+ deficiency or Soil pH, Fungal pathogens,
Infectious Diseases, Viruses , Phytoplasmas, Bacteria, Disease Diagnosis,
General Disease Managemen and Tools for Plant Disease Management.
|Plant Pathology Introduction|
|Plant Pathology Guidelines for Master Gardeners|
|BASIC PLANT PATHOLOGY (PDF 25P)|
|Diagnostic Manual for plant diseases in Vietnam (PDF 211P)|
|Plant Disease Fact Sheets|
|On the Need for Revision of Some Names of Plant Health Malfunctions and their Categorisation (PDF 16P)|
|Plant Pathology Concepts (PDF 37P)|
|Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences (PDF 50P)|
|Crop health and its impact the case of rice in Asia (PDF 58P)|
|Significance of Plant Disease (PDF 18P)|
|Plant Pathology Lecture notes|
|Plant Science Notes|
|Australasian Plant Pathology|
|Notes on plant pathology|
|Lecture Notes on plant pathology|
|Plant Pathology Lectures|
|Lecture notes Plant pathology|
|Pest and Pathogen Control Strategic, Tactical and Policy Models (PDF 508P)|