Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative (AHRI)

UWA Staff Profile

Dr Mike Ashworth

Research Agronomist
Contact details
Phone: (08) 6488 7872

Mike is an agronomist researching aspects of herbicide resistance in plants and their practical on-farm management. Mike grew up on a family farm in the WA grainbelt, previously working in the private industry as an agronomist and as the research manager for the Western Australian No till Farmers Association (WANTFA). Mike enjoys developing and communicating practical tools to reduce the risk of resistance evolution and improve the sustainability of the

Key research:

Evolution, weed ecology and the economic management of weeds in crops