John Cussans

John Cussans


John Cussans leads NIAB’s portfolio of weed management work around effective and efficient use of herbicides. Promoting and developing cultural and non-chemical approaches to reduce our reliance on herbicide solutions.

Working on herbicide resistance assessment and risk analysis to monitor continuing development of herbicide resistance traits as well as risk assessment and baseline development for novel herbicide resistance traits in the UK.

The Threat of Weeds for Regenerative Agriculture

NIAB Seminar Tent

The key components of RegenAg are predicted to select for a different selection of weed species to those that we are currently dealing with – particularly those associated with less soil disturbance and/or perennial components e.g. leys or under-sown companions. We will discuss these possibilities, using case-studies from the UK and from France, including recent […]