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Herbicide Resistance Summit II – Sep 10, Washington, DC

Building on the insights and perspectives that were established from the 2012 Herbicide Resistance Summit, one of the outcomes expected from Herbicide Resistance Summit II will include more »

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Common Myths about Poison Oak, Poison Ivy and Poison Sumac: WSSA Experts Separate Fact from Fiction

With summer temperatures luring us outdoors, scientists with the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) say it’s a great time for refresher course on poison oak, poison ivy and poison sumac . . . more »

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Call for Interest in the WSSA-USDA Liaision Position

Earlier this year, there was a call for letters of intent from Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) members interested in being considered for the position of WSSA-USDA Liaison.  However, as the time period for submitting the letters more »

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The New Edition of WSSA Herbicide Handbook Will be Available Soon

The Weed Science Society of America has completely revised and updated the Herbicide Handbook (10th edition), with now over 500 pages of information more »

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Lesson Modules on Herbicide Resistance Stewardship in Aquatic Plant Management

The Aquatic Plant Management Society (APMS) working in cooperation with the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) has developed the following module addressing herbicide resistance in aquatic plant management venues. more »

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WSSA to Sponsor Second National Summit on Herbicide Resistance

Today the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) announced plans for a second national scientific summit on the topic of herbicide resistance . . . more »

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Call for Applications – Editor, Invasive Plant Science and Management Journal

The Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) is seeking a prominent weed scientist to assume the duties and responsibilities of editor of the journal Invasive Plant Science and Management effective February 2015. more »

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Call for Symposia – 2015 Annual Meeting of the WSSA

WSSA members are invited to submit proposals for symposia at the 55th Annual Meeting to be held in Lexington, Kentucky on February 9-12, 2015. more »

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WSSA April 2014 Newsletter is Online

The WSSA newsletter for the first quarter is available online now. more »

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“National Invasive Species Awareness Week” Spotlights the Importance of Prevention and Management Strategies

  National Invasive Species Awareness Week is scheduled for February 23-28.   And according to experts with the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA), it’s a topic that deserves our attention.  Non-native plants, animals and pathogens can harm humans and the … more »

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