​What is in it for me?

Youth learn all about different types of weeds as well as life skills through fun hands-on experiences. The project is divided into three divisions:

  • Division 1
  • Division 2
  • Division 3

What can I learn?

In this project you will learn about weed identification, how to preserve weed samples, and how to mount your weed samples.

College Majors

  • Agronomy
  • Crop Science
  • Horticulture Science
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Plant Genetics, Breeding and Biotechnology
  • Plant Science
  • Soil and Water Sciences
  • Sustainable Food and Farming Systems
  • Turf Science and Management


  • ​Agriculture