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2021 WSSA Travel Enrichment Experience Award Applications Open Now

Purpose:  The Travel Enrichment Experience (TEE) will provide an opportunity for WSSA graduate students to participate in a five-day, four-night educational experience with professionals in a different WSSA region. Student Application Deadline: Mayank Malik (mayank.malik@bayer.com ) must receive applications by May … more »

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WSSA Recognizes 2021 Award Winners

The full 2021 WSSA awards program can be accessed here . OUTSTANDING EXTENSION AWARD Industry Sponsor: Corteva Agriscience JANE M. MANGOLD Jane Mangold is a Professor and Extension Invasive Plant Specialist in the Department of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences at … more »

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February 2021: National Pesticide Safety Education Month

National Pesticide Safety Education Month is February 2021. The purpose of National Pesticide Safety Education Month is to reinforce core principles of safe pesticide use with many audiences and raise awareness of and support for the land-grant university Pesticide Safety Education … more »

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Where Do Denver’s Tumbleweeds Come From?

You might expect tumbleweeds on Colorado’s plains, but what are they doing rolling around RiNo and LoDo? more »

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WSSA Seeking New EPA Liaison for 2021

WSSA Seeking New EPA Liaison for 2021 Posted on November 5, 2020 The Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) is seeking a qualified individual to interact with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and serve as the liaison and subject matter … more »

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NIFA Funding Opportunities for Weed Scientists

Please check this one-page PDF document for more details.

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WSSA Seeking New EPA Liaison for 2021

The Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) is seeking a qualified individual to interact with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and serve as the liaison and subject matter expert and facilitate appropriate interactions between WSSA members and EPA staff. … more »

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WSSA Webinar on Grantsmanship

Join us for a WSSA Grantsmanship Webinar on December 16. This webinar is FREE to current WSSA members as a member benefit. The webinar is designed to help WSSA members improve their grantsmanship and competitiveness for federal grants. It will … more »

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Webinar on Federal Funding Opportunities for Weed Scientists

September 25, 2020 Join us for a WSSA webinar on weed science funding opportunities from federal agencies. This webinar is free to current WSSA members as a member benefit. The webinar will include a presentation by Dr. Mathieu Ngouajio on … more »

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USDA-NIFA and NSF Establish Nationwide Network of Artificial Intelligence Research Institutes

KANSAS CITY, MO (August 26, 2020) – The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture and the National Science Foundation announced today they are establishing seven new artificial intelligence (AI) institutes across the country to accelerate research, … more »

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