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Herbicide Resistance and World Grains

1st Edition

Edited by Stephen B. Powles, Dale L Shaner

CRC Press

328 pages

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Hardback: 9780849322198
pub: 2001-03-13
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pub: 2001-03-13
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Written by experts from across the globe, Herbicide Resistance and World Grains evaluates the weed and herbicide management systems in major world grain crops such as soybean, maize, rice, and canola. The book examines the impact of transgenic crops and new technology on resistance management. It provides background information and offers practical

Table of Contents

Introduction and Review of History of Resistance, 1960-2000. State of Herbicide Resistance from Molecular Level to the Field. Population Dynamics/Genetics and Modeling. Resistant Weed Management in Maize/Soybean in the Americas. Resistant Weed Management in Small Grains/Canola. Resistant Weed Management in Rice in Developed and Developing World. Economic and Sociobiological Factors Affecting Grower's Decision on Resistant Weed Management. Regulatory Factors Affecting Resistant Weed Management. Impact of Future Farming Systems on Resistant Weed Management.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / General