The ISSCT has published the proceedings of all
its Congresses since the first one in 1924 in Hawaii, a total of 29,
as no congress was held for the period 1938 - 1950 because of World
War II. The Proceedings of the first 28 Congresses are available below while those of the XXIX Congress held in Chiang Mai, Thailand in 2016 are available on the
Members' Corner on the ISSCT website. This Corner is accessible only
to paid-up ISSCT members. Application forms membership can be downloaded
on the website: http://www.issct.org/mem.htm The Proceedings are fully
searchable by authors, titles, subject matter, keywords, etc...
Should a non-member wish to acquire Proceedings of the ISSCT Congresses, he/she should contact the following for:
XXIX Congress, Chiang Mai, Thailand, December 2016
Mrs. Siriwan Charoenwong
A selection of communications presented at the last Congresses are published in the four Sugar Journals: International Sugar Journal/ Sugar Cane International, Sugar Journal, Zucker Industrie and Sugar Tech.
The ISSCT has also published various Technical Newsletters and three serial Newsletters: Sugarcane Breeders' Newsletter (Nos 1-43, 1956-1980, and two informal Newsletters in February & October 1995), Entomology Newsletter (Nos1-15, 1974-1983) and Sugar Cane Pathologists' Newsletter (Nos 1-29, 1968-1982).
Various other adhoc reports have been published dealing with subjects such as Cane Collection expeditions, Mechanical Harvesting etc. Abstracts of Workshops communications are also regularly published as separate fascicles.
Harvester Testing Protocol
A mechanical harvester testing protocol was compiled from contributions by the Agricultural Engineering Committee members and participants at the Agricultural Engineering Workshop in August/September 1984 in Bundaberg, Australia.
Three books by sugar cane specialists have been published under the auspices of the ISSCT by Elsevier Publishing Co., Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
- Sugar-Cane Diseases of the World, Volume I
(J.P. Martin, E.V. Abbott and C.G. Hughes, Eds., 1961)
- Sugar-Cane Diseases of the World, Volume II
(C.G. Hughes, E.V. Abbott and C.A. Wismer, Eds., 1964)
- Pests of Sugar Cane
(J.R. Williams, J.R. Metcalfe, R.W. Mungomery and R. Mathes,Eds.,1969)
- Diseases of Sugarcane - Major Diseases
(C. Ricaud, B.T. Egan, A.G. Gillespie Jr and C.G. Hughes, Eds., 1989)
|The Pathology Section Committee has published a practical field guide on all sugar cane diseases.
The Editorial Committee consisted of P. Rott, Chairman, (CIRAD, France), R.A. Bailey (SASEX, South Africa), J.C. Comstock (USDA-ARS, USA), B.J. Croft (BSES, Australia) and S. Saumtally (MSIRI, Mauritius), all members of the Pathology Section Committee.