Brome and barley grass - a lesson in resilience

Host: | Date: 29 Jan 2020

  • GRDC Podcast
    Podcast

    GRDC Podcast: Brome and barley grass - a lesson in resilience

    On this podcast Associate Professor Gurjeet Gill explains how these grasses have learned to adapt to control methods and are now lasting longer in the seedbank than they were just 20 years ago.

    Date: 29 Jan 2020

    Listen on Soundcloud Listen on Apple podcasts

Just how quickly, as farmers, we can change the nature of weeds is perfectly spotlighted by how quickly barley grass and brome grass have reacted to our attempts to control them in cropping paddocks.

On this podcast Associate Professor Gurjeet Gill explains how these grasses have learned to adapt to control methods and are now lasting longer in the seedbank than they were just 20 years ago.

Contact

Associate Professor Gurjeet Gill
08 8313 7744
Gurjeet.gill@adelaide.edu.au