2020 Student Weed Contest in Fargo!

The 2020 North Central Weed Science Society Student Contest will be on Thursday, July 23rd, 2020, at North Dakota State University in Fargo, North Dakota.

Wednesday, July 22nd will be a travel day, and volunteers will meet at the site during the day to review contest plots and finalize preparations. An orientation dinner will be held on NDSU’s campus in the evening for all participants as well.

Please see the rules to begin preparations for the contest.

Team, individual, and volunteer registration, as well as hotel and travel information, will follow at a later date.

Please mark your calendars and begin to study for the contest. We look forward to seeing all of you in North Dakota in July.


Joe Ikley
Extension Weed Specialist  /  Department of Plant Sciences
Office Phone: (701) 231-8157
Mobile phone: (701) 238-6065

View past NCWSS Student Weed Contest Photo Gallery on our Photos Page

Video of 2017 Student Weed Contest

Answer Keys for the 2017 Contest

Special thanks to everyone at the Iowa State University FEEL center and to John Hinz for a great contest!