Annals of Applied Biology
© Association of Applied Biologists
Edited By: Jari Valkonen
Impact Factor: 1.955
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 6/56 (Agriculture Multidisciplinary)
Online ISSN: 1744-7348
Recently Published Issues
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Positive plant microbial interactions
Greater utilisation of microorganisms in agricultural systems has the potential to allow reductions in the use of inorganic fertilisers, water, herbicides and pesticides. Here, we introduce a Virtual Special Issue of Annals of Applied Biology featuring seven recently published papers in this journal, which focused on the utilisation of positive plant microbial interactions in agricultural systems. We also highlight cases within and outside these papers where microorganisms have been utilised as a viable alternative to chemical inputs into agricultural systems or have had a substantial impact on chemical losses from them.
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The Journal will be 100 years old in 2014, celebrating a century of applied biology research! To round off the centenary year the journal is hosting a conference at Rothamsted Research on the 9-10th December 2014. Full details of the conference are available here.
Annals of Applied Biology Centenary
To commemorate this important year in the Journal's history, in 2014 a series of key articles from the Journal backfiles will be highlighted, alongside contemporary reviews of each article's legacy and future directions within its field of research. These key articles and their responses will be collected into a Virtual Special Issue.
The most recently published Centenary Editorials and Reviews are below, and are free to read online. Read all articles free.
Read an interview with Prof. Jari Valkonen and colleagues on the journal's centennial on SCIENCEWATCH.
The important legacy of the paper by Jones M.G.K. (1981) Host cell responses to endoparasitic nematode attack: structure and function of giant cells and syncytia. Annals of Applied Biology
I.G. Grove and R.N. Perry
The centenary of Annals of Applied Biology in 2014
R.A. Azevedo, P.J. Lea, S.R. Leather, J.W. McNicol, C.A. Millman, R.P. Haslam and J.P.T. Valkonen
A help to early users of probits
Molecular biology of root lesion nematodes (Pratylenchus spp.) and their interaction with host plants
M.G.K. Jones and J. Fosu-Nyarko
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