The Jurnal Proteksi Tanaman (Journal of Plant Protection) or JPT is a scientific journal that published twice a year (June and December) by Plant Pest and Disease Department Faculty of Agriculture Universitas Andalas Indonesia. The journal is organized in collaboration with the Entomological Society of Indonesia (PEI) and the Indonesian Phytopathological Society (PFI)

The journal can publish research articles, conference reports, laboratory reports and short communications. The journal mainly focuses on what and how to know the pest and disease of plant and how to protect the plant from them. Detailed scopes of articles accepted for submission to JPT are Pest Science, Entomology, Mycology, Bacteriology, Virology, Nematology, Taxonomy, Integrated Pest Management, Biological Control, and Toxicology.

Currently editorial journals have an office in the third floor of Plant Pest and Disease Department, Faculty of Agriculture Universits Andalas, Campus Unand Limau Manis Padang, Fax: (0751) 72702, Phone Number 0751 72701-72702 E-mail: