News

17 Feb 2017: The deadline for abstract submission has now been extended until February 22nd

17 Feb 2017: Pre-conference symposium on 7th August 2017 - More details soon...

16 Feb 2017: The society is pleased to announce our new journal editor is Dr Ruth Falshaw

4 Dec 2015: The society is pleased to announce our new journal editor is Dr Tom Batchelor

17 Nov 2014: A pdf copy of Arthur Healy's classic book Identification of Weeds and Clovers is now available

20 May 2014: The latest issue of the newsletter is now available

9 Dec 2013: A new page has been added to the website with links to plant protection vacancies

8 Dec 2013: Abstracts are now available from the 2013 symposium: Risk analysis for imports and exports

9 Oct 2013: Notes are now available from Anne Gunson's professional development course on science writing.

8 Oct 2013: Full text pdfs for New Zealand Plant Protection 66 (2013) are now available.

17 Jul 2013: A new fungicide resistance management strategy for apple black spot (Venturia inaequalis) has been released by the Pesticide Resistance Management Committee.

11 Jun 2013: A new Travel Award is available to long-term members.

4 Jun 2013: Conference registration is now open.

21 May 2013: Annual memberships are now due! You may choose to pay online.

16 Dec 2012: Registration is now available for the symposium: A Snapshot of Psa: a Sequel.

3 Oct 2012: Full text pdfs for New Zealand Plant Protection 65 (2012) are now available.

20 Sep 2012: The 2012 conference in Nelson is now over. Thanks to all who attended.

1 May 2012: Our new online payment system is now ready to process your membership fees and conference registrations.

1 Feb 2012: Our new online submission system is now up and running.

1 Dec 2011: Welcome to the new look website!

2 Oct 2011: New Zealand Plant Protection 64 (2011) is now available with full pdfs of articles.

17 Sep 2011: The pesticide resistance guide for streptomycin has been updated to include important new information for managing Psa in kiwifruit.

15 Mar 2011: The new book Microbial Products: Exploiting Microbial Diversity for Sustainable Plant Production is now available.

1 Feb 2011: The third edition of the popular Illustrated Guide to Common Weeds of New Zealand is now available.

3 Oct 2010: New Zealand Plant Protection 63 (2010) is now available with full pdfs of articles.

24 Aug 2009: The 2009 CAWS Most Weedwise Nursey Award was earned by Wayne Bennett and his daughter Julia, of Forest Flora in Ngaruawahia.