National Plant Biosecurity Diagnostic Strategy

Provides a vision for the development of a plant biosecurity diagnostic system at the national level.


Writing Protocols (SPHD Reference Standards)

SPHD Reference Standards 1-4 provide a guide to writing National Diagnostic Protocols (NDPs) consistent with the International Standards for Phytosanitary Measures (ISPM) No. 27 – Diagnostic Protocols for Regulated Pests.


PBCRC Packaging Project 2010

This brochure was an outcome of the CRC 40121: Biosecure packaging.


Workshop Reports and Outcomes

This page contains reports on workshops as well as presentations or handouts delivered at the workshops. Please note you need to be logged in to view the page.


Plant Disease Diagnostic Capabilities and Networks

A paper published in the Annual Review of Phytopathology on plant diagnostic networks with various case studies presented. PDF 1.11MB


The National Plant Diagnostic Network

A paper published in Plant Disease, the journal of the American Phytopathological Society. PDF 481kB


Management of Plant Pathogen Collections

A handbook commissioned by the Department of Agriculture and Water Resources which provides a summary of methods and techniques for collecting and handling plant disease specimens.

Helping Australian plant diagnosticians succeed together