News and Topics of Interest

Spring 2016


2016 Weed Contest

The 2016 NEWSS Weed Contest will be held July 25-26 at Kentland Farm in Blacksburg, VA. All teams must register by May 1.

In addition, anyone wishing to make a contribution to support the contest please do so at the NEWSS Weed Contest page.

2016 Annual Meeting

The first Northeastern Plant, Pest, and Soils Conference (NEPPSC 2016) was hosted by the Northeastern Weed Science Society. The conference was held at the Sheraton Society Hills Hotel, One Dock Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, from January 3 to 7, 2016. A new NEPPSC website was created compliments of BASF Corporation. All things related to the 2016 annual meeting are handled through this website at NEPPSC

Fall/Winter 2015


Education Fund

Donate now to the NEWSS Education Fund!

Spring 2015


Fall 2014



Welcome to the Northeastern Weed Science Society

The Northeastern Weed Science Society serves the Northeastern United States by bringing together those who are concerned with the knowledge of weeds and their control; cooperates with other scientific societies to promote research, education, and outreach activities; and publishes scientific and practical information of value concerning Weed Science and related fields.

Mailing Information

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NEWSS P.O. Box 25 Woodstown, NJ 08098

For general inquires or membership information, contact the Northeastern Weed Science Society or call 315-209-7580.

Parent & Sister Societies

Weed Science Society of America (WSSA)
North Central Weed Science Society (NCWSS)
Southern Weed Science Society (SWSS)
Western Society of Weed Science (WSWS)