Invasive weed found in Haryana wheat crop

Scientist have found an invasive weed called Emex australis Steinh in wheat fields at villages of Faridabad and adjoining districts in Haryana. The weed is commonly known as ‘doublegee’, ‘three corner jack’ or ‘spiny emex’. The invasive weed belongs to the family Polygonaceae.  It is native to Australia and South Africa. The weed prospers in… Continue reading Invasive weed found in Haryana wheat crop