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Herbicides in agriculture

Jeanette Conacher

Herbicides in agriculture

minimum tillage, science, and society

by Jeanette Conacher

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Published by Dept. of Geography, University of Western Australia in Nedlands, W.A .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Herbicides.,
    • Minimum tillage.,
    • Herbicides -- Environmental aspects.,
    • Herbicides -- Toxicology.,
    • Herbicides -- Australia.,
    • Minimum tillage -- Australia.,
    • Herbicides -- Environmental aspects -- Australia.,
    • Herbicides -- Toxicology -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJeanette and Arthur Conacher.
      SeriesGeowest ;, 22
      ContributionsConacher, A. J.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSB951.4 .C66 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 169 p. :
      Number of Pages169
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2478550M
      ISBN 100909678286
      LC Control Number87212146

        Instead, the industry has shifted from developing herbicides with new sites of action to traits that enable crops to tolerate herbicides with existing action sites. However, tweaks made with premixes can add convenience and may broaden weed spectrums, given sufficient active ingredient levels. Ditto for label changes that occur each : Gil Gullickson. Herbicides, or chemical weed killers, have largely replaced mechanical methods of weed control in countries where intensive and highly mechanized agriculture is practiced. Herbicides provide a more effective and economical means of weed control than cultivation, hoeing, and hand pulling.

      In recent publication on herbicide use in Indian agriculture, Choudhury et al. 20, reported that Butachlor ( tones) and Glyphosate ( tones) were the highest consumed herbicide in India. Pesticide use raises a number of environmental concerns. Over 98% of sprayed insecticides and 95% of herbicides reach a destination other than their target species, including non-target species, air, water and soil. Pesticide drift occurs when pesticides suspended in the air as particles are carried by wind to other areas, potentially contaminating them.

      How Herbicides Work Biology to Application Linda Hall Agriculture Research Division Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development Hugh Beckie Saskatoon Research Centre Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada Thomas M. Wolf Saskatoon Research Centre Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. Purchase the print version of How Herbicides Work for $ Buy it on-line. Book Detail: Weed Management Language: English Pages: Author: TNAU Price: Free Outline of Weed Management Weeds – harmful and beneficial effects Classification of weeds Propagation and dissemination of weed seeds Weed biology and ecology Crop-weed association, crop-weed competition and allelopathy Methods of weed control – physical & cultural Methods of weed control – chemical and.


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