Crop Protection: Workshop Reports/Summaries
The Division hosts many workshops, symposia, and other meetings that provide information or bring together policy-makers, members of industry, scientists, and the general public to discuss timely issues. Discussions at workshops and other events are often published in workshop summaries, websites, newsletters, and other formats to preserve and make publicly accessible the information or discussions from the event.
National Summit on Strategies to Manage Herbicide-Resistant Weeds: Proceedings of a Symposium (2012)
Since their introduction in the 1940s, herbicides have helped farmers control the spread of weeds in their fields, saving them the money and time it would take to remove weeds using labor-intensive manual methods. Over this time, some weeds have evolved herbicide resistance--the naturally occurring ability to survive treatment at a normal field dosage of the herbicide. But now, with tens of thousands of farmers using herbicides for weed contro... More >>
Professional Societies and Ecologically Based Pest Management: Proceedings of a Workshop (2000)
Proceedings of a workshop exploring opportunities to accelerate progress in development of biological and natural approached to pest and pathogen control. More >>