President’s Message
Honourable Members of the ISWS
I express my sincere thanks to all the members of the ISWS for electing and giving me this opportunity to serve the society in the capacity of its President. The society has been able to carve out a special niche among the professional societies dedicated to Indian Agriculture. With a strong group of society members, it has been marching ahead since its inception in 1968. With the recent hosting of the 25th APWSS, organization of biennial conferences, initiation of a number of awards and travel grants particularly for students working in weed science, regular publication of the Indian Journal of Weed Science and other host of activities, it has made its present felt in the field of weed science societies across the globe. Past Presidents and executive member of the society have worked hard for the overall growth and welfare of the society. Read More

Proceedings of conference/symposium

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Biennial Conference of ISWS-2017 on

“Doubling Farmers’ Income by 2022: The Role of Weed Science"

1-3 March, 2017
Rajasthan Agriculture College, MPUAT, Udaipur (Rajasthan)


25th Asian Pacific Weed Science Society Conference 2015 on

“Weed Science for Sustainable Agriculture, Environment and Biodiversity"

13-16 October, 2015
– PJTSAU, Auditorium, Rajendranagar, Hyderabad, India

Post Conference Proceedings- 25th APWSS 2015      

Proceeding Volume II            

Proceeding Volume III

Weed Science Societies of Asian-Pacific Region

Biennial Conference of ISWS-2014 on

“Emerging Challenges in Weed Management"

February 15-17, 2014
Directorate of Weed Science Research, Jabalpur (M.P.)


Biennial Conference of ISWS-2012 on

“Weed Threat to Agriculture, Biodiversity and Environment”

April, 19-20, 2012
Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur (Kerala)


Biennial Conference of ISWS-2010 on

“Recent Advances in Weed Science Research - 2010”

February, 25-26, 2010
Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur (Chhattisgarh)


National Symposium of ISWS-2009 on

“Weed Threat to Environment, Biodiversity and Agriculture Productivity”

August 2-3, 2009
Tamil Nadu Agricultural University, Coimbatore (Tamil Nadu)