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A. Douglas Worsham Weed Science Lecture Series

November 25 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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A. Douglas Worsham Weed Science Lecture Series
Weed Resistance and its Consequences – What Do We Do Now?
Dr. Harry J. Strek

Director of the Weed Resistance Competence Center
Bayer CropScience AG
Monday, November 25, 2019
2405 Williams Hall

Host: Dr. Ramon Leon
Refreshments at 2:45 pm
Seminar at 3:00 pm

Abstract
The increase in herbicide resistance over the last decade has caused a series of changes
in the global agricultural weed control market. Additionally, increasing regulatory pressure
is reducing the pool of herbicides available for farmers and increasing the hurdles that
must be overcome to bring new weed control products to the market. The implications of
these changes will be discussed and how industry is adapting to them.

 

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