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Agronomic Crops and Weed Biology

Edited by Andrew Price

Agricultural Research Service, United States of America


Jessica Kelton

Auburn University, United States of America

Herbicides are one of the most widely used groups of pesticides worldwide for controlling weedy species in agricultural and non-crop settings. Due to the extensive use of herbicides and their value in weed management, herbicide research remains crucial for ensuring continued effective use of herbicides. Presently, a wide range of research continues to focus on improved herbicide use and weed biology. The authors of Herbicides, Agronomic Crops and Weed Biology cover multiple topics concerning current valuable herbicide research.

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HerbicidesAgronomic Crops and Weed BiologyEdited by Andrew Price

Published: November 26th 2015

DOI: 10.5772/61916

ISBN: 978-953-51-2218-0

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5414-3

Copyright year: 2015

Books open for chapter submissions

11380 Total Chapter Downloads

12 Crossref Citations

17 Web of Science Citations

34 Dimensions Citations


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1. Herbicide-Resistant Palmer amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri S. Wats.) in the United States — Mechanisms of Resistance, Impact, and Management

By Parminder S. Chahal, Jatinder S. Aulakh, M. Jugulam and Amit J. Jhala


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2. Sesame (Sesamum indicum) Response to Postemergencedirected Herbicide Applications

By W. James Grichar, Peter A. Dotray and D. Ray Langham


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3. Evaluation of Pre- and Postemergence Herbicide Combinations for Broadleaved Weeds in Sugar Beet

By Irena Deveikyte, Lina Sarunaite and Vytautas Seibutis


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4. Evaluation of Non-fumigant Pesticides as Methyl Bromide Alternatives for Managing Weeds in Vegetables

By Timothy Grey and Theodore Webster


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5. Peanut Performance and Weed Management in a High-residue Cover Crop System

By Jessica A. Kelton, Andrew J. Price, Kip S. Balkcom, Wilson H. Faircloth and Lina Sarunaite


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6. Herbicide Use and Increased Scourge of Parthenium hysterophorus in Vegetable Production in Trinidad and Tobago

By Puran Bridgemohan, Wendy-Ann P. Isaac, Raymond Macoon and Cherrianne Johny


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7. Evaluation of Herbicide Efficacy, Injury, and Yield in White Lupin (Lupinus albus L.)

By Anika Folgart, Andrew J. Price, Jessica A. Kelton, Edzard van Santen and Glenn R. Wehtje


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8. The Competitive Ability of Weed Community with Selected Crucifer Oilseed Crops

By Inés Santín-Montanyá, E. Francisco de Andrés, Encarnación Zambrana and José Luis Tenorio


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