“Looking Into the Future of Weed Control” is the theme for the 62nd annual California Weed Science Society meeting Jan. 11-13, at the Visalia Convention Center, Visalia, Calif.

Featured sessions will include:

• Advances in herbicide development, herbicide resistance, and transgenic crops

• Management of weeds in organic crops

• New research on weed biology and management in California field and vegetable crops, trees & vines, forests, rangelands, turf & ornamentals, wildlands, and aquatic sites

• What’s new in weed control from industry

DPR continuing education units requested: 18 total hours (including 2.0 hours Laws & Regs).

To register for the conference visit www.cwss.org or call CWSS at (831) 442-0883 to obtain a program agenda and registration form. Payments by check or VISA/MasterCard are accepted.

To make hotel reservations contact Visalia Marriott at (800) 798-6506 or online www.marriott.com/vismc with group code cwscwsa. Cut-off date for discounted CWSS rate of $139 plus tax is Dec. 11, 2009. Hotel rooms are first come, first served. Usually our rooms sell out in advance of the conference.