Managing editor(s): Louis Bernier / Editor(s): Louis Bernier



Phytoprotection is an international research journal edited by the Québec Society for the Protection of Plants (QSPP). The journal offers the possibility of publishing, in French or English, original hypothesis-based scientific articles, short communications and reviews, in the fields of forestry and agriculture, and dealing with all theoretical and practical aspects of plant protection, within the context of sustainable agriculture: plant pathology, including abiotic factors and stress, entomology, weed science and nematology; etiology, molecular and population biology, biotechnology and innovative development in research methods; integrated disease and pest management, such as genetic resistance and cultural, chemical or biological control. Results of multidisciplinary approaches are of special interest. Phytoprotection has published since 1963.

Guidelines for Authors


  • CAB Abstracts
  • Bibliography of Agriculture (AGRICOLA)
  • Biological Abstracts (Biosis Previews)
  • Bibliographie internationale (Pascal)
  • Chemical Abstracts (CA Search)
  • Current Contents : Agriculture, Biology and Environmental Sciences (Currents Contents Search)
  • Field Crop Abstracts
  • Elsevier Biobase (Current Awareness in Biological Sciences)
  • Forest Products Abstracts
  • Forestry Abstracts
  • Grasslands and Forage Abstracts
  • Helminthological Abstracts
  • Horticultural Abstracts
  • Plant Breeding Abstracts
  • Protozoological Abstracts
  • Review of Applied Entomology
  • Review of Plant Pathology
  • Soils and Fertilizers
  • Viniti Data Base
  • Wheat, Barley and Triticale Abstracts


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Editorial board

Comité de rédaction

Louis Bernier, Éditeur en chef
Mathieu Neau, Rédacteur technique
Pierre-Antoine Thériault, Trésorier

Rédactrices et rédacteurs associés

Richard D. Berger, University of Florida, Gainesville
Jean A. Bérubé, Service canadien des forêts, Québec
Gilles Boiteau, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Fredericton
Paul B. Cavers, University of Western Ontario, London
Normand Chevrier, Université du Québec à Montréal, Montréal
Patrice Dion, Université Laval, Québec
Kent Harrison, Ohio State University, Columbus
Mamadou Lamine Fall, Agriculture et agroalimentaire Canada, St-Jean-sur-Richelieu
Dominique Michaud, Université Laval, Québec
Benjamin Mimee, Agriculture et agroalimentaire Canada, St-Jean-sur-Richelieu
Khalid Y. Rashid, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Morden
Marie-Josée Simard, Agriculture et agroalimentaire Canada, St-Jean-sur-Richelieu
Richard Trudel, SOPFIM, Québec
Hervé Van der Heyden, Phytodata, Sherrington