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Glyphosate resistance an issue along fence lines

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It is understandable why growers are keen to control weeds along fence lines and crop margins... AGSWG Chairman Dr Chris Preston, from the University of Adelaide's School of Agriculture, Food and Wine, says the main factors that contribute to glyphosate resistant weeds are: intensive use of glyphosate; lack of competition; no other effective herbicides employed; and little or no other weed control practices employed... Many growers prefer to use glyphosate alone for weed control on fence lines due to its ease of use and low cost," Dr Preston said. "..
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