Current Status of Herbicide Resistance in Weeds (0.5 credit in NY)



Welcome to the herbicide-resistant weeds training lessons, provided by the Weed Science Society of America. Herbicide resistance education and training are critical for advancing the adoption of diverse weed management programs to delay and mitigate the evolution of herbicide-resistant weeds. This training lesson was developed by a team of weed scientists in an effort to provide to you, the agronomist, consultant, retailer or distributor, and interested grower, the most current information on herbicide resistance in weeds.

This lesson presents an introduction to herbicide resistance in weeds. By the end of this lesson, you will: 

  • understand the need for managing herbicide resistance
  • know the current status of herbicide resistance in weeds within the USA and around the world.

FACTS ABOUT this Module: You must be logged in and working in the course activities for a minimum time assigned by the lead agencey. The credits are earned after completing the Pre-Test, reading and studying the content of the module, then successfully completing the Post-Test. The last thing is to click on the certificate function. A temporary certificate will be generated. An official certificate will be mailed to you.

Successful completion of this module will earn you 1/2  recertification credit for New York State DEC certified pesticide applicators in categories
1a, 2, 3a, 3b, 5a, 6a, 9, 10, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25.

*If you are certified in one of these states: Maryland, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, or West Virginia, you can check the state specific information page to confirm approval and recertification credit value.

*Vermont, Maine, New Hampshire, and Connecticut have approved all DLC courses and awards the same credits as New York.

Price: $15.00