By Hansjoerg Kraehmer

Weeds are variously outlined as crops transforming into the place they aren't sought after, crops that intrude with human job. Weeds have an effect on every body on the planet through lowering crop yield and caliber, delaying or interfering with harvesting, interfering with animal feeding, decreasing animal healthiness, combating water circulate, as plant parasites, and so forth. it truly is expected that these difficulties reason $ billions worthy of crop losses each year and the worldwide price of controlling weeds additionally runs into many $ billions each year.

Atlas of Weed Mapping provides an introductory evaluation at the incidence of the commonest weeds of the realm. The publication particularly includes:

  • Description of cropping practices and reasons for the worldwide distribution of weeds
  • Invasive plant mapping
  • Aquatics and wetland crops with histological plant details
  • Theoretical and useful facets of weed mapping
  • Aspects at the documentation of herbicide resistance
  • Biodiversity, infrequent weeds and the dominance of the commonest weeds

Fully illustrated with greater than 800 colored figures and a few tables, this new characterisation of anthropogenic plants might be fascinating for readers of lots of disciplines corresponding to agriculture, botany, ecology, geobotany and plant neighborhood learn. greater than 100 specialists have contributed information to this precise compilation.

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