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Upcoming Meeting to Focus on Management of Invasive Aquatic Weeds

Scientists, professionals and policymakers interested in the management of aquatic weeds will gather next month for the Aquatic Plant Management Society (APMS) annual meeting. The Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) is among the exhibitors at the event, which is … more »

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WSSA Pesticide Stewardship Series 10- The Applicator Must Ensure that Pesticide Spray Drift Does No Harm

Recently, pesticide spray drift from different pesticide applications caused damage to field corn on a bordering farm, vegetables in an adjacent backyard, trees and bushes in a nearby state park and vegetation on an adjoining campus. In all cases, the applicators … more »

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WSSA Spotlights the Contributions Made by Cooperative Extension Program

The U.S. Cooperative Extension Program is approaching its 100-year anniversary – an important milestone for an organization that has helped to transform American agriculture since its founding in May 1914.  Through the years, extension agents have taught farmers how to … more »

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WSSA EPA Liaison Report: 1st Quarter, 2013

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Battling Spurge: WSSA Offers Weed Control Tips for Nurseries and Homeowners

Though the economy and housing market have begun to recover in the aftermath of the Great Recession, one unexpected impact still lingers.  Landscape nurseries that saw fewer plant sales during the downturn are now battling weeds entrenched in unsold containers … more »

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WSSA April Newsletter is Online

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WSSA 2013 Meeting Abstracts Are Online

WSSA 2013 Meeting Abstracts are online.

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WSSA EPA Liaison Report: 4th Quarter, 2012

The Fourth Quarter 2012 EPA Liaison Report is online.

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WSSA January Newsletter is Online

WSSA January Newsletter is online.

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Report: EPA Tour of Weed Resistance Management Challenges in the Mid-Atlantic Region

The report on the EPA Tour of Weed Resistance Management Challenges in the Mid-Atlantic Region is now available .

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