Herbicide resistance gene identified

AUSTRALIAN Herbicide Resistance Initiative (AHRI) researchers have identified a key gene in annual ryegrass which is responsible the species' resistance to seven different herbicide chemistries from five modes-of-action.

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Australian researchers have discovered an important gene associated with annual ryegrass herbicide resistance.

Annual ryegrass is considered one of the major weeds in Australian broadacre cropping systems and its populations are commonly resistant to one or more herbicides.

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