‘How can weeds on my farm be resistant to herbicides I have not used?’ with Research Assistant Professor, Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative, The University of Western Australia, Roberto Busi
Weeds with resistance to multiple herbicide groups are becoming increasingly common. The most alarming cases are where plants are resistant to herbicide groups that they have never been exposed to.
Dr Roberto Busi is interested in understanding the rapid evolution of mechanisms that plants use to survive a herbicide application.
The most alarming herbicide resistance cases are where plants are resistant (right) to herbicide groups that they have never been exposed to.