TITLE

Weed scientists develop plan to combat glyphosate resistance

AUTHOR(S)
Yancy, Jr., Cecil H.
PUB. DATE
June 2005
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;6/1/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 15, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on weed scientists who have developed a plan to combat glyphosate resistance. According to the weed scientists, herbicides do not cause resistance. Rather, herbicides select for resistance already present in the population. A biotype is a subgroup within a species that possesses certain traits or characteristics not common to the entire population. A biotype, for example, may be resistant to a particular herbicide that kills most individuals within that species. Growers need to stop and think just how much they depend upon glyphosate.
ACCESSION #
17237960

 

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