Physical and cultural weed control
working group

This is a working group for the development of physical and cultural weed control and its implementation in sustainable agriculture.

Chair: Marleen Riemens

Wageningen University and Research Centre
Plant Research International- Agrosystems
Building no. 107
Droevendaalsesteeg 1
NL-6708 PB WAGENINGEN

Phone: +31 317 480499
E-mail: marleen.riemens@wur.nl

New announcement

Joint workshop of the EWRS "Physical and cultural weed control" working group and the "Weed Resistance" working group titled:
"Physical and cultural weed control tools and their influence on herbicide resistance evolution"

During this workshop we will have an excursion day with visit of field trials on physical and cultural weed control tools, and a visit to companies working in the field.
The second day will be dedicated to the discussion on the efficacy of physical and cultural weed control tools (crop rotation, cover crops, mechanical weeding, physical weeding), and their possible use in the context of herbicide resistance evolution and management will be discussed.

Date: 6-7 April 2020 - Welcome and arrival on April 5th
Venue: Lelystad, the Netherlands

Proposals for contributions are welcome and can be send to both Roland Beffa and Marleen Riemens, but we will send a call in due time.
Roland.beffa@bayer.com
Marleen.riemens@wur.nl

 

Joint workshop of the EWRS "Physical and cultural weed control" working group and the "Crop-weed interactions" working group titled:
"Physical and cultural weed control tools as moderators of crop weed interactions"

Click here to download the proceedings of the meeting as a pdf file (467 KB) 

Date: April 2 - 5, 2017
Venue: Nyon, Switzerland

Some of the presentations from the Nyon meeting are available online. Click here to go to the presentation page.

Go to http://www.ewrs.org/physical_and_cultural_weed_control.asp or
http://www.ewrs.org/crop-weed_interactions.asp for more details.


 

Click here to go to the Physical and cultural weed control web site: http://www.ewrs.org/pwc