Australian Herbicide Resistance Initiative (AHRI)

UWA Staff Profile

Prof Hugh Beckie

AHRI Director
Contact details
Phone: (08) 6488 4615



Professor Beckie is an international expert on herbicide resistance in plants, with a focus on management strategies, tactics, and practises. He is a Fellow of the Weed Science Society of America and Canadian Weed Science Society, and recipient of the QEII Diamond Jubilee Medal.

Key research:

Surveillance, characterisation, risk assessment and management of herbicide-resistant weeds and agronomic and environmental impact of crops with novel traits.