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Our society has many members who deserve recognition for outstanding achievements, contributions and service in weed science, but recognition can only come after nomination.
You are invited to submit titles and abstracts for papers and posters to be presented at the Joint Annual WSSA/SWSS Meeting in San Juan, Puerto Rico on February 8-11, 2016, Monday to Thursday.

Today the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) announced plans to participate in the upcoming 55th annual meeting of the Aquatic Plant Management Society (APMS) scheduled for July 12-15 in Myrtle Beach,

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Weeds resistant to glyphosate and other herbicides can become a costly problem – crowding out valuable crops, dramatically reducing yields and increasing weed control expenses.

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Today the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) joined with six sister organizations to recommend a new definition for superweed – a catchall term used by many to describe weeds that are perceived to be more invasive and to grow more aggressively after developing resistance to herbicides.

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The recent WSSA newsletter for the term April 2015 is now available online.

Today less than 15 percent of the members of the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) are women.  It’s a sobering statistic,

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National Invasive Species Awareness Week is scheduled for February 22-28, and experts with the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) say it is more important than ever for each of us to get involved.

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This week the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) presented awards to more than two dozen individuals for their outstanding contributions to the field of weed science. 

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) today announced the availability of more than $15 million for fellowships to train and develop the next generation of scientists
The finalized program of the upcoming WSSA annual meeting in Lexington, Kentucky is now available online.

Upcoming annual meetings of the Weed Science Society of America (WSSA) and its sister regional organizations will tackle a wide range of topics vital to the future of weed science – from how to manage herbicide-resistant weeds to new developments in weed research.

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