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Undergraduate Research Awards Now Open – Deadline Dec 1

The Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) has developed an Undergraduate Student Research Grant program designed to encourage and involve exceptional undergraduates in agricultural research. Interested faculty members are encouraged to identify potential award candidates more »

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WSSA 2015 Annual Meeting Registration Now Open

Registration for the 2015 annual meeting in Lexington, Kentucky, Feb. 9-12, is now open.  You can review a PDF of the meeting brochure to view a tentative schedule, read about student events, find out about more »

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The Pesticide Safety Education Program Reaches a 50-Year Milestone

Today scientists with the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) joined with the American Phytopathological Society (APS) and the Entomological Society of America (ESA) to recognize the 50-year anniversary of the anniversary of the national Land-Grant University Pesticide Safety Education Program … more »

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Herbicide Resistance Summit II – Recorded Presentations are Available for View

The Herbicide Resistance Summit II was recently organized to facilitate a more unified understanding of the herbicide resistance issues across the country, understanding of differences of viewpoints, more »

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WSSA 2015 Meeting Title Submission Site is Now Open

The title/abstract submission site is now open. The deadline for submitting abstract titles/author information is October 2, 2014. Abstracts submitted after that date will not be accepted. The deadline for submitting abstract text is January 15, 2015 more »

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WSSA Announces Agenda for Herbicide Resistance Summit, Plans Live Webcast

Today the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) announced the agenda for a national scientific summit on herbicide resistant weeds, scheduled for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. September 10 in Washington, D.C.  WSSA plans to offer the event as a … more »

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Weed Science Society of America Updates Popular Herbicide Handbook

Today the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) announced the availability of the 10th edition of its popular Herbicide Handbook – a trusted resource used by educators, researchers, growers, extension agents, government officials, students and others interested in weed management. … more »

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WSSA Award Nominations Requested: Deadline September 10

The success of the WSSA Awards Program depends on the efforts of WSSA members as nominators. Now is the time to begin preparing nominations as the September 10, 2014 deadline will be here soon. more »

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New Training Modules on Herbicide Resistance Now Available from the Weed Science Society of America

Today the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) announced the availability of three new education modules on herbicide resistance in weeds, available free online at www.wssa.net/resistance . WSSA scientists say a significant contributing factor in the evolution of herbicide resistance is … more »

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Herbicide Resistance Summit II- Registration Now Open

The registration site for the Herbicide Resistance Summit II – to be held September 10th, 2014, in Washington D.C. is now open on the WSSA website. more »

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