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Abstract submission for the 8th IWSC in Bangkok closes by July 1, 2022

29th of June 2022  Last Chance to Submit Your Abstracts for the 8th IWSC in Bangkok: Submission Close by July 1 Read more »


EWRS Student Award for oral and poster presentation

28th of June 2022  Awards for the best oral and poster presentations by students during the EWRS Symposium in Athnes Read more »


Bestowal of EWRS Honorary Membership to Dr. Hansjoerg Kraehmer

15th of June 2022  During the GA at the Symposium in Athens, Dr. Hanjörg Krähmer will officially receive the Honorary membership. Read about his dedication to weed research and the EWRS. Read more »


PhD grant to study IWM for Alopecurus myosuroides control in UK

14th of June 2022  PhD grant to study IWM for Alopecurus myosuroides control in UK. The deadline for application is 29th of July 2022 Read more »


New publication on 'Advances in integrated weed management'

9th of May 2022  New publication on 'Advances in integrated weed management' edited by EWRS member Prof. Per Kudsk Read more »


Advancing Agricultural Herbicides through Chemistry Webinar

26th of April 2022  Advancing Agricultural Herbicides through Chemistry Webinar, dicussing on challenges and opportunities on May 12th, 11.00-12.30 EDT Hosted by @theNASEM’s Chemical Sciences Roundtable     Read more »


Presentation of the invited speakers at the 19th EWRS Symposium

13th of April 2022  EWRS presents the Invited speakers to the 19th EWRS Symposium in Athens: 1) Dr. Eric Patterson from MSU (USA). He will present the International Weed Genomic Project.  2) Dr. Gael Le Goupil from Syngenta (CH). She will present a speech on the Global Herbicide Resistance Action Committee (HRAC) and the future challenges.  3) Prof. Antonis Zampelas, University of Athens, Greece. He is currently the chair of the Hellenic Food Authority: Food safety including pesticide residues in the broader perspective of public health Read more »


Survey request on Weed Science Research Priorities - WSSA

21st of March 2022  WSSA Weed Science Research Priorities Survey - invitation to participate Read more »


Invasive Alien Plants WG organises a session at the NEOBIOTICA meeting

14th of March 2022  EWRS Invasive Alien Plants (IAP) WG invites you to attend the special session that will be organized by the WG in the NEOBIOTA meeting in Tartu, Estonia on 13-16 September 2022.  Read more »


New weed identification guide in Spanish language

13th of March 2022  'Malas hierbas en plántula' - a weed identification guide in Spanish language, authored by one of our EWRS colleagues from Lleida University, Prof. Jordi Recasens, together with Prof. Josep Antoni Conesa. Read more »


Dr Ray Hance passed away

4th of March 2022  The EWRS is very sad to announce that our colleague Ray Hance passed away on January 22nd.  Ray was a very active member of the EWRS being Secretary of the Society’s Scientific Committee from 1982-1993 as well Chairman of the Editorial Board of Weed Research from 1985-1994.   Read more »


Dr. Jan Netland passed away

2nd of February 2022  The EWRS is very sad to announce that our Norwegian colleague and active EWRS member Dr. Jan Netland passed away on January 21st 2022. His former colleagues from NIBIO and NMBU have written an obituary which you can read here.  Read more »


Criteria for Weed Resistance Population Validation

13th of December 2021  The WG 'Herbicide Resistance' has gathered information about criteria for weed resistance polulation validation. Read more ...  Read more »


IWSC2020 postponed to 4 - 10 December 2022

1st of June 2021  IWSC2020 postponed to 4- 10 December 2022 and EWRS Training Workshop scheduled at IWSC2020 will also be postponed. Read more »