Educational Resources

"Viruses, Bacteria, and Fungi, Oh My!" (pdf)

A bulletin in the 4-H Project Idea Starters series

Looking for a new idea for 4-H, school or a science fair project?
Whether you're in 4-H or not, you're bound to find fun ideas that encourage students to explore science and nature.
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APS Education CenterPlant Diseases Idea Starter

A great resource for students and educators


Want to learn more about plant pathology?

Here are some great ideas for lessons and activities > Plant Disease Lessons

Plant Disease Lessons

Phytophthora root and stem rot of soybean by Anne E. Dorrance, Dennis Mills, Alison E. Robertson, Martin A. Draper, Loren Giesler and Albert Tenuta, 2007. The Plant Health Instructor. DOI: 10.1094/PHI-I-2007-0830-07 APSNet Education Center.

Biological Control of Plant Pathogens

Pal, K.K. and McSpadden Gardener, B. 2006. Biological control of plant pathogens. The Plant Health Instructor. DOI:10.1094/PHI-A-2006-1117-02.  American Phytopathological Society.

Phytosanitation Online Course

> Online course site

Create your own username and password to access the free online course.  The course is an excellent and timely resource for learning about measures to prevent the movement of pests and diseases through import/export of agricultural products.  The course was made possible by the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service, Faculty Exchange Program.

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