Introducing Izzy the Inspector - our plant health expert! Plus further useful information, links and downloadable resources relating to plant health


Izzy the Inspector Book

This fun activity booklet invites children to ‘Help protect our plants with Izzy the Inspector’. The activity book covers topics including why plants are important and an introduction to plant disease, insects and fungi, to name a few, all designed to encourage children to explore the plants around them.

Jam-packed with fascinating plant health facts and fun activities… check out our Izzy the Inspector Activity Book! You can download the PDF on the button below.

Information websites

FAO - International Year of Plant Health 2020

Official United Nations website packed with IYPH 2020 information and resources for NGOs, journalists, media agencies and anybody interested in plant health!

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Defra plant health portal

Discover and explore comprehensive sources of plant health related information, including links to government services and other sites of interest on the Defra plant health portal.

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Forestry Commission

Latest news and online resources from the Forestry Commission - the government department responsible for protecting, expanding and promoting the sustainable management of woodlands.

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Tree Alert - Tree pest & disease sighting reporter

A Forest Research website set up to gather information about the health of the nation's trees, woodlands and forests.
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Animal and Plant Health Agency

Latest APHA news, information and resources working to safeguard animal and plant health for the benefit of people, the environment and the economy.

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