Blackgrass© Tim Scrivener
Herbicide-tolerant weeds can prove costly with some UK wheat growers spending up to £130/ha on herbicides and still failing to manage their blackgrass infestation. However, experiences around the world show those who have not seen herbicide resistance yet can hold out and avoid these extra costs, by following some simple steps. Harry Strek, scientific director of Bayer’s Weed Competence Centre points to some farms in the US that are free from glyphosate-resistant weeds. See also: Analysis: Why glyphosate reapproval has stalled […]