President’s Message
We are happy (and relieved too) that the 25th APWSS Conference was conducted in a grand way. The Conference witnessed the largest participation in the history of APWSS. It was attended by well over 800 delegates including 150 from overseas from 25 countries. In all, there were 11 plenary presentations, 16 lead presentations and 106 oral presentations. Besides, five satellite symposia on emerging topics (conservation agriculture, weedy rice, biological control, herbicide resistance and weed utilization) were organized. This is one of the many firsts in the history of APWSS and was highly appreciated by the participants. A record number (627) of presentations were made at the poster session. I believe that young scientists and students were benefitted the most by listening to some excellent presentations by world renowned scientists and interacting with them. I advise these budding scientists to keep in touch with them and derive long term benefits..Read More