Palmer amaranth (Amaranthus
MITPPC is funding studies to forecast the expansion of Palmer amaranth in changing environmental conditions so state agencies and land managers can stay ahead of the threat. MITPPC is also exploring new ways to keep Palmer amaranth seeds out of native seed mixtures for conservation plantings.
- Developing robust identification assays for Amaranthus palmeri in seed mixtures, Don Wyse, Agronomy & Plant Sciences, CFANS
- Climate change and range expansion of invasive plants, David Moeller, Plant and Microbial Biology, CBS