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Conference puts weeds challenge on stage

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Conference puts weeds challenge on stage.. Research by Mike Ashworth, from the Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative, and research by Dr Catherine Borger, from the Department of Agriculture and Food, WA, were seen as notable examples of the increasing sophistication and potential for innovative weed control, but also of the mounting challenges... Mr Ashworth's research has shown that wild radish has the potential to evade harvest weed seed management if this tactic is overused because it is likely to inadvertently select for wild radish with earlier flowering dates...