A Guardian of Grasses

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  1. Daniel Mosquin

    Daniel Mosquin Esteemed Contributor UBC Botanical Garden Forums Administrator Forums Moderator 10 Years

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    Research into the Hm1 gene in maize implies that the evolution and subsequent success of many grass species may not have occurred without it.

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    "A Guardian of Grasses"

    Neat. A start toward giving natural enemies (in the disease/pest sense) their due.
     
  3. Ron B

    Ron B Paragon of Plants 10 Years

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    Next it may affect our evolution, as it is now found throughout our food supply - at least here in the US.
     
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    alex66 Well-Known Member Maple Society 10 Years

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    Re: "A Guardian of Grasses"

    interesting news about nature evolutions!
     

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