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Developing rapid molecular diagnostic tools for detecting herbicide resistant weed biotypes

Posted on 05.03.2020 | Last Modified 05.03.2020
Lead Researcher (PI): Gulden, Robert
Institution: University of Manitoba
Total WGRF Funding: $14,302
Co-Funders: Ag Action Manitoba, Pest Surveillance Initiative
Start Date: 2019
Project Length: 2 Years
Objectives:

Describe the molecular basis herbicide-resistant weed biotypes in Manitoba. Develop a rapid diagnostic tool to identify herbicide-resistant biotypes. Build identification capacity, validate and offer services through PSI Labs.