Jointed Goatgrass is a winter annual weed similar in growth and characteristics to its relative: wheat. While herbicides are very effective in controlling jointed goatgrass, improper weed control tech ...
Jointed goatgrass and wheat have a close genetic relationship and share many traits. Understanding the genetic relationship between wheat
and jointed goatgrass will help with the development of management strategies. Current herbicide-resistant wheat technology will provide
producers with a tool to control jointed goatgrass in the crop.