Reports on Plant Diseases, 1957-
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Brief Description:

Duplicated Reports on Plant Diseases, published and distributed by the department for farmers and farm advisers concerning detection and control of plant diseases in crops including cereals, corn and sorghums; forage crops; grasses and turf; soybeans; ornamentals; small fruits; tree fruits; vegetable and canning crops and concerning fungicides and nematodes.

The series includes the Plant Disease Reporter, and Plant Disease Pointers.

Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at] illinois.edu
Record Series Number: 8/13/805
Created by: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Department of Plant Pathology
Volume: 1.0 cubic feet
Acquired: April 1965
Arrangement: By crop and by series number (disease type)
Biographical Note for University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Department of Plant Pathology :

Acting on the recommendation of the Faculty of the College of Agriculture, the Board of Trustees established the Department of Plant Pathology in that College on April 27, 1955. Prior to 1955 the College of Agriculture offered courses and research in plant pathology in the departments of Agronomy and Horticulture.1 On May 11, 1995, the Board of Trustees approved the renaming and reorganization of the College. It was renamed the College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences and several changes were made in the organization of departments and divisions.2 The Department of Plant Pathology was combined with the Department of Agronomy, except for soil scientists, to form the Department of Crop Sciences.3

1. Board of Trustees Transactions, 48th Report, April 27, 1955, p. 325.

2. Board of Trustees Transactions, 68th Report, May 11, 1995, p. 277-8.

3. University of Illinois, Faculty and Student Senate, Urbana-Champaign Senate, meeting minutes, March 27, 1995, EP 94.33, p. 35.; SEE Crop Sciences, RG 8/6.

Subject Index
Cereals
Corn
Forage Crops
Fruits
Soybeans
Vegetables
Languages of Materials
English [eng]