Institute of Plant Protection
Institute of Plant Protection (IPP) of Jiangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences (JAAS) was established in 1975. It is a provincial non-profit scientific research organizaiton that specializes in prevention and control of crop diseases and pests. It is the affiliated unit of Jiangxi Province Plant Protection Society and  Plant Pathology Society of Jiangxi province. It is also one of the certification unit of pesticide registration test supervised and managed by Pesticide  Verification Instituet of the Ministry of Agriculture. The duty of IPP is to carry out the research on occurrence and key control technique of major crop diseases, pests, grasses and rodents.
Current leaders:
Party Branch Secretary、Institute Director:Xiangmin Li
Deputy Director:Shuijin Huang
Deputy Secretary、Deputy Director:Aixi Shen
 
Scientific Research Team
1. Rice and Special Crop Disease Research Laboratory:
The duty is to study and control the diseases of rice and special crop diseases. The object mainly includes the fungal, bacterial and viral diseases of rice, as well as asparagus stem blight, sesame bacterial wilt, pear blight and other characteristic crop diseases.
Director: Dr. Bo Lan
Chief Scientist: Dr. Xiangmin Li
There are 7 employees in the team, including 3 professors, 3 associate professors and 2 assistant professors, 3 persons with PhD degree and 1 person with Master degree. Besides, 1 employee obtained the Special government allowances of the State Council. And 1 employee obtained the allowances of Jiangxi province. In addition, 1 employee is Post Expert of Rice Industrial System in Jiangxi. Two persons obtained the honor as Key Talents of three Levels—Hundred, Thousand, and Ten thousand in Jiangxi Province. One employee is Master's tutor.
 
2. Vegetable Disease Research Laboratory:
The duty is to study and control the diseases of vegetables and economic crops. The subjects mainly include the fungal diseases of cruciferous vegetable, rapeseed, cucumber, strawberry, pepper, tomato and other crops in solanaceae.
Director: Dr. Rong Huang
Chief Scientist: Huigang Ma
There are 6 employees in the team, including 2 professors, 1 associate professors and 3 assistant professors, 1 person with PhD degree and 5 persons with Master degree. Besides, 1 employee obtained the Special government allowances of the State Council. In addition, 1 employee is the Post Expert of Vegetable Industrial System in Jiangxi. One person is obtained the honor as Key talents of three levels—Hundred, Thousand, and Ten thousand in Jiangxi Province. One employee is Master's tutor.
 
3. Agricultural Insect Laboratory:
The objects are: a) Prevention and controlling of important pests and invasive organisms; b) Mining and utilization of insect resistant germplasm and natural enemy resources; c) Study of new high-efficiency pesticide and formulations; d) Safety evaluation of transgenic materials and so on.
Director: Dr. Yuyong Liang
Chief Scientist: Dr. Shuijin Huang
There are 8 employees in the team, including 2 professors, 5 associate professors and 1 assistant professor, 4 persons with PhD degree and 2 persons with Master degree. Besides, 1 employee obtained the Special government allowances of the State Council. In addition. One person is the major academic and technical leaders in Jiangxi Province. Two persons obtained the honor as Key talents of three levels—Hundred, Thousand, and Ten thousand in Jiangxi. Two employees are Master's tutor.
 
Achievements
In recent five years, we obtained more than 10 awards for various scientific research achievements. There were 2 items of Jiangxi scientific and technological progress 2nd award, 3 items of Jiangxi science and technology progress 3rd award. There were 1 item of 2nd awards of the National Agriculture, Animal Husbandry and Fishery and 2 items of 3rd award. In addition, 17 local standards in Jiangxi province were established. Five patents were authorized. We published up to 116 papers in academic periodicals at home and abroad, including 17 SCI papers. We still published 5 professional books. We have undertaken 184 scientific research projects, including the national key R & D project, the National Natural Science Foundation, the national science, technology support program, the special sub-project of the Ministry of agriculture, and the Jiangxi natural science fund project.
Research platform
The Ministry of agriculture's Nanchang crop pest observation station and the Key Laboratory of pest control of Jiangxi Academy of Agricultural Sciences are established in the Institute.
Contact Information
Address: No. 602, Nanlian Road, Nanchang City, Jiangxi Province
Postal Code: 330200
Office Tel: 0791-87090340
Fax: 0791-87090340
 




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