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Recent Advances in Weed Management

Addresses the role of weed seed ecology in improving weed management
Provides different weed management strategies relative to conservation agriculture
Helps extension staff strengthen their role
Features color illustrations

By: Bhagirath S Chauhan (Editor), Gulshan Mahajan (Editor)

422 pages, 28 colour & 8 b/w illustrations, 47 tables

Springer-Verlag

Hardback | Jul 2014 | #215732 | ISBN-13: 9781493910182
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NHBS Price: £153.00 $194/€183 approx

About this book

Recent Advances in Weed Management addresses recent developments in weed science. These developments include conservation agriculture and conservation tillage, climate change, environmental concerns about the runoff of agrochemicals, resistance of weeds and crops to herbicides, and the need for a vastly improved understanding of weed ecology and herbicide use. Recent Advances in Weed Management provides details on harnessing knowledge of weed ecology to improve weed management in different crops and presents information on opportunities in weed management in different crops. Current management practices are also covered, along with guidance for selecting herbicides and using them effectively. Written by experts in the field and supplemented with instructive illustrations and tables, Recent Advances in Weed Management is an essential reference for agricultural specialists and researchers, government agents, extension specialists, and professionals throughout the agrochemical industry, as well as a foundation for advanced students taking courses in weed science.


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