International Society for Plant Pathology
(Professor Richard Falloon, President)


Report to ISPP from an Associated Society for 2003-2008.
Name of Society. The Canadian Phytopathological Society / La Société Canadienne de Phytopathologie Established: 1929
Web address for Society.
Name(s) of personnel preparing report..James Menzies, Past President, CPS-SCP
Nominated Officers. Is the list for your society on the ISPP website correct? ( /No*
President: Dr. Mary Leggett, Novozymes BioAg, 3935 Thatcher Avenue, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, S7R 1A3, Canada, Tel: (306) 668-8220, email:
Secretary: Dr. Anthony Hopkin, Great Lakes Forestry Centre, Canadian Forest Service, 1219 Queen Street East, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, P6A 2E5, Canada, Tel: (705)541-5568, email:
Treasurer : Dr. Sarah Hambleton, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, K.W. Neatby Building, 960 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, Ontario, K1A 0C6, Canada, Tel : (613)731-2460, email:
ISPP councillor; Dr. Zamir Punja, Biological Sciences, Simon Fraser University, 8888 University Drive, Burnaby, British Columbia, V5A 1S6, Canada, Tel: (778) 782-4471, Email:
ISSP councillor; Dr. Kelly Turkington, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, 6000 C&E Trail, Lacombe, Alberta, T4L 1W1, Canada, Tel: (403)782-8138, email:
Will a Society member be making corrections to the ISPP entry for your society on-line? Yes/*.
Society Contact: Dr. Kelly Turkington Email
Society membership. 432 members in 2006; 413 .members in 2007; 352 .members in 2008.
Report for 2003-2008. (add text here using the headings as a guide…) (half a page)
The Society publishes the Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology, the Canadian Plant Disease Survey, hosts the Plant Management Research Report on the website, and has published the following books; Maladies des grands cultures au Canada, Diseases of Field Crops in Canada, Diseases and Pest of Vegetable Crops in Canada, and (on CD) Maladies et ravageurs des cultures légumières au Canada. The society also publishes a quarterly newsletter which is available on the website.
Plant pathology in the Region Served by the Society 2003-2008
(1 to 3 pages - A Summary high lighting issues of focus and achievements in plant pathology in the region during 2003-2008 and looking ahead to 2013)