Welcome to the
European Weed Research Society
(EWRS) web site
The EWRS is an international organization which promotes and co-ordinates scientific research into all aspects of weed science.
Using this site, the EWRS aims to provide support for international collaboration in weed science, partly by assisting the work of the EWRS Working Groups, and partly by providing general information and resources.
Special International Workshop on Weeds and Invasive Plants: Exploring weeds and their management from novel viewpoints.
4th International Symposium on Weeds and Invasive Plants
Registration and provisional abstracts submission have started.
Venue: Montpellier, France
| Now available - EWRS Newsletter No. 124 - October 2013
Click here to view or download the pdf version of newsletter No. 124 (it is 1,2 Mb in size)
Click here to go to the newsletters download page
| 10 – 12 February 2014
A course in multivariate analysis of weed and vegetation data with R
Jointly organised by the Weeds and biodiversity working group and the Education and training working group
Venue: Rostock, Germany
| First announcement of the Crop-weed interactions working group meeting:
"Recent advances in IWM of perennial and annual weeds, with a special emphasis on the role of crop-weed interactions" is now available.
Venue: Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) in Uppsala, Sweden
See: EWRS-CWI-Reminder-23-septA.pdf for more details.
Herbicide resistance in Europe: Challenges, opportunities and threats
Venue: Frankfurt, Germany
Date: 19 – 21 May 2014
Workshop of the EWRS Working Group Herbicide Tolerant Varieties
Venue: Frankfurt, Germany
10th workshop of the EWRS Working Group Physical and Cultural Weed Control
Registration and abstract submission have started. Please go to http://www.ewrs.org/pwc/ for the details.
The registration fees have been reduced to no more than 300 euros.Venue: Alnarp, Sweden
Date: 16 - 19 March 2014
You can view or download the first circular using the link below:
EWRS_Physical_Weed_Control_1st_circular_Malmo_2014.pdf (47 kb)
|The Site specific weed management working group has updated its web site.
Click here to see it: http://www.ewrs.org/SSWM/default.asp
The latest Working Group: Herbicide tolerant varieties has a new web site: Click this link to go their web site: Herbicide_tolerant_varieties.asp
|Over 20 events are listed in our coming events page. Click here to see them|
The Abstracts of the 3rd International Symposium on Weeds and Invasive Plants (Agricultural Weeds and Plant Invaders) are available online.
The report on the 3rd International Symposium on Weeds and Invasive Plants (Agricultural Weeds and Plant Invaders) is available online.
The Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop (2011) of the Weed Mapping working group are available online.
The Proceedings of the 9th Workshop (2011) of the Physical and cultural weed control working group are available online.
The Proceedings of the 4th Workshop (2011) of the Weeds and biodiversity working group are available online.