News and Topics of Interest

Spring 2015


Dates to Remember

Tuesday, July 21, 2015: The North Central Weed Science Society will be hosting the 2015 National Weed Science Contest at The Ohio State University in Columbus, OH. It will be held at the OARDC Western Agricultural Research Station near South Charleston OH (about 40 miles west of The Ohio State University). The following link has all of the pertinent details including rules, registration forms, volunteer forms, and hotels: 2015 National Weed Science Contest. For questions, contact Bruce Ackley (

October 2, 2015: Title submission deadline for the joint-conference in 2016.

November 27, 2015: Abstract submission deadline for the joint-conference in 2016.

January 3-7, 2016: The Northeast Plant, Pest, and Soils Conference, The Sheraton Society Hills Hotel, One Dock Street, Philadelphia, (Joint-Conference hosted by NEWSS).

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Spring 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)