American Journal of Plant Sciences

ISSN Print: 2158-2742    ISSN Online: 2158-2750

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Research on Weed


    Weed control is the botanical component of pest control, which attempts to stop weeds, especially noxious or injurious weeds, from competing with desired flora and fauna, this includes domesticated plants and livestock, and in natural settings, it includes stopping non local species competing with native, local, species, especially so in reserves and heritage areas. The goal of this special issue is to provide a platform for scientists and academicians all over the world to promote, share, and discuss various new issues and developments in this area of research on weed.


    In this special issue, we invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles that explore research on weed. In this special issue, potential topics include, but are not limited to:



    • Sustainable weed management
    • Herbicide resistant weeds
    • Precision agriculture weed research
    • Herbicide and soil interactions
    • Weed shifts in diverse weed management systems
    • Perennial and noxious weed control



    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.


    Please kindly specify the Special Issue” under your manuscript title. The research field “Special Issue – Research on Weed” should be selected during your submission.


    Special Issue timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    September 5th, 2019

    Publication Date

              November 2019


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    Please contact the Editorial Assistant at

    ajps@scirp.org