The Brazilian Phytopathological Society in 1974 founded The Journal Fitopatologia Brasileira and began its life with the publication of the first volume in the year 1976. Since then, the journal has published scientific articles describing the original research in the field of Plant Pathology. The publications contribute to the development of agribusiness, which covering all strategies in plant disease control with the aim of guaranteeing high productivity, quality and safety for agricultural products and their derivates.
Today, Brazil occupies a position of leading in terms of tropical and subtropical agriculture, with the activities maintaining a high level of technology and productivity and a strong tendency to expand, especially with regard to export products. This tendency has attracted the attention of the international community and can be interpreted as an incentive to fill a gap by producing a periodical that publishes the results in the field of plant protection tropical agriculture.Read More»