Vegetable Research & Innovation

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Paraquat Resistance in Black Nightshade

Paraquat resistance has been found in black nightshade, a weed in kumara crops in the Dargaville-Ruawai region. In this project it was found that diagnostic paraquat rates were determined to allow identification of standard, mixed and resistant black nightshade plant populations.