New peer-reviewed research from US agtech company Dewey Scientific could lead to a reduction in the use of pesticides on cannabis farms by identifying the first powdery mildew-resistant cannabis gene. 

The study, published in Frontiers in Agronomy, said the PM1 gene is the first formally recognised disease-resistant gene in cannabis.

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Hannah Adler

Hannah is a communications professional and early-career researcher in the disciplines of health communication and health sociology. She is a PhD student at Griffith University currently writing a...

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