News and announcements on any aspect of Plant Pathology.

Editor: Daniel Hüberli

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May   2018   Vol: 48   Num: 5  

In this issue:

New Editor in Chief of Food Security 
ICPP Closing Event moved to Thursday 
Call for nominations for ISPP Fellows: Closes on 31 May 
Alerts for policy makers extracted from papers published during 2017 in volume 9 of Food Security 
Seeking Plant Disease Clinic Directors for a survey 
ICPP2018 Agricultural Microbiomes Workshop, 28 July 2018, Boston, USA 
Australasian Soilborne Disease Symposium 2018 – Extension for abstract submission 
Peter Gadgil (1936- 2018) 
Global body adopts new measures against spread of plant pests 
Hybrid swarm: A threat to food security in South America 
New York teenager wins $250K for disease model on potato late blight 
New apple disease spoils even pasteurised foods 
Phytoplasma associated with banana elephantiasis disease in Colombia 
In‐field molecular diagnosis of plant pathogens: recent trends and future perspectives 
How to feed 10 billion mouths: preparing for 2050 
Plant-disease app recognised by Google