Handbook of Weed Management Systems

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CRC Press, Jul 18, 1995 - Science - 758 pages
This work provides the fundamental information necessary for the development of weed management strategies for all the major US crops using concepts that can be applied worldwide. Weed management systems are provided for cotton, peanut, soybean, wheat, barley, oat, sorghum, rice, fruits, nut crops, and more. The dynamics involved in creating the best management approaches for specific types of crops are explained.
 

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Contents

Introduction
1
Ecology of Weeds
19
Preventive Weed Management
35
Mechanical Weed Management
51
Chemical Weed Management
101
Herbicide Formulations Adjuvants and Spray Drift
217
Fate of Herbicides in the Environment
245
Biological Weed Management
279
Weed Management Systems for Grain Crops
401
Weed Management Systems for Pastures and Hay Crops
477
Weed Management Systems for Rangeland
519
Weed Management Systems for Horticultural Crops
553
Weed Management Systems for Turfgrass
607
Weed Management Systems for Forest Nurseries
667
Herbicide Index
713
Subject Index
729

Weed Management Systems for Oil Seed Crops
343

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