EWRS Working Group:

Education and training


The WG Education and Training aims to increase interaction and knowledge dissemination between the different members of the EWRS. By providing training courses and workshops in different fields of weed science, the WG aims to cover a broad range of topics ranging from theoretical courses to practical trainings in the field. This offered activities focus on participants from weed science as well as crop science, plant science and ecology.

Latest Events

  • Workshop on “weed functional traits” (in conjunction with EWRS Symposium in Ljubljana, 2018, half-day)
  • Summer school “Weed Mapping as a Tool in Plant Ecology and Weed Management” (July 2018 in Prague, 6 days)
  • “Herbicide Resistance Identification Training” (Nov 2019 in Antalya, 3 days)