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A new mapping tool gives growers the ability to identify herbicide resistance in their local area... Most of the findings relate to tests from farms conducted between 1993 and 2014, and more data including results from 2015 tests will be added to the maps as it becomes available... Mr White says the maps provide an objective analysis of herbicide resistance that can help growers and advisers identify which chemistry options may still be open to them as part of an integrated weed management (IWM) program, which should integrate chemical and non-chemical weed-control tools...
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Research: Childhood drives search for drought fix.. By Gio Braidotti When Hollywood actress Jessica Alba played a gene researcher in the film The Fantastic Four, she found the role had a particular challenge. ".. The next stage is to bring the two research streams together in a way that might create new opportunities to develop stress-tolerant cultivars: "If I find that the gene expression for a particular thioredoxin increases in response to drought, for instance, then I'll look at the transgenic line for that thioredoxin gene and see if over-expressing the gene allows the plant to cope better."..
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Catalogue: GRDC YouTube channel
0.83: GCTV Ep#10 Weed Smart 7.259: Weed Smart Video: Weed Smart draws on the best minds in weed 20.22: control to help Australian growers fight resistance and maintain productivity... 24.39: Narrator: If you wanted to get noticed by the right 26.599: people an international conference focused on herbicide resistance was the ideal place 31.63: to launch Weed Smart... 72.13: Narrator: Stephen Hole is not only a grain grower he s 75.17: also the independent chairman of the group of research partners, agricultural advisors, 80.24: chemical companies and government agencies, including GRDC, that make up the Weed Smart 84.79: initiative...
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