Volume 2 (2019)
Volume 1 (2018)

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Number of Articles

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Rejected Submissions

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Acceptance rate

60

Review papers

9

Accepted Submissions

89

No. of contributors

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Journal of Research in Weed Science

J. Res. Weed Sci.

Journal of Research in Weed Science is launched in 2018. This double blind peer-reviewed and indexed journal aim to provide a platform for researchers around the world to share their latest findings in all field of Weed Science. Experimental, theoretical and applied original research studies in all field of Weed science are welcomed for submission. The journal is Open Access with no article processing charges and all articles published in this journal are freely available for readers online at http://jrweedsci.com without a subscription and authors retain the copyright of their work.

J. Res. Weed Sci. is published Quarterly (online).

JRWS attempts to keep the review process as short as possible to enable rapid publication of new scientific data. Our average time to first decision is two months and the average time between acceptance and publication is two weeks.

The journal is supported by:

1- KARE, İstanbul- Turkey

2- Eurasian Chemistry Society

3- International Society of communication and Development Between universities

Review Article
Review on invasive rate, impacts and control measures of <i>Prosopis juliflora</i> in eastern Ethiopia
1. Review on invasive rate, impacts and control measures of Prosopis juliflora in eastern Ethiopia

Garuma Nemera Roge

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 412-419

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.4.1

Abstract
  Since its introduction into Ethiopia during 1970s, Prosopis juliflora, became an environmental issue in areas where it was first introduced to combat desertification. This review paper ...  Read More
Original Article
The effect of weed control on growth, yield and physicochemical properties of valerian (<i>Valeriana officinalis</i> L.)
2. The effect of weed control on growth, yield and physicochemical properties of valerian (Valeriana officinalis L.)

Marjan Diyanat; Sara Baziar

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 420-435

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.4.2

Abstract
  A limiting factor in valerian production is weed interference so, the crop protection from weed is essential. Field experiments were conducted for two consecutive seasons (2014-2015) ...  Read More
Original Article
Construction and evaluation of flame weeding to remove weed in corn and sugar beet rows
3. Construction and evaluation of flame weeding to remove weed in corn and sugar beet rows

Mehrdad Hassani; Hassan Hemmati gezaz; Hossein Behfar; Shamsollah Abdollah Pour

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 436-450

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.4.3

Abstract
  Weed increase reduces crop yields, while chemicals applied to control weed have adverse environmental impacts. Thermal control has a less negative effect on the environment and health ...  Read More
Original Article
Herbicidal activity of allelopathic extracts of sorghum and some herbicides on wheat and accompanied weeds
4. Herbicidal activity of allelopathic extracts of sorghum and some herbicides on wheat and accompanied weeds

Amira S. Othman; M.S El –Zemaity; S.A Dahroug; A Hanafi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 451-464

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.4.4

Abstract
  The aim of the present work is to evaluate the herbicidal activity allelopathic extracts of sorghum plants (Sorghum bicolor L.) on wheat and accompanied weeds namely wild oat and canary ...  Read More
Original Article
De novo transcriptome analysis of <i>Parthenium hysterophorus</i> L. and insights into its potential uses
5. De novo transcriptome analysis of Parthenium hysterophorus L. and insights into its potential uses

Neeraj Kumar Dubey; Kapil Gupta; Jasmin Kumar Kheni; Geetgovind Sinam; Rukam Singh Tomar; Ajit Kumar Shasany; Ritesh Kumar; Jogeswar Panigrahi; Aditya Kumar Gupta

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 465-489

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.4.5

Abstract
  Parthenium hysterophorus L. is a notorious weed, which significantly reduce yield and quality of crops and causes several problems to human health. In, present study an attempt was ...  Read More
Review Article
Inventory and mechanisms of cultural control practices for weed management, a review
6. Inventory and mechanisms of cultural control practices for weed management, a review

Daniel Chicouene

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 490-528

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.4.6

Abstract
  An inventory of cultural control practices is undertaken by considering each practice for its biological selectivity with respect to weeds. Descriptions of cultural practices in the ...  Read More
Original Article
Response of Wheat and Accompanied Weeds to Allelophathic Extracts of Rice Straw and Some Herbicides
7. Response of Wheat and Accompanied Weeds to Allelophathic Extracts of Rice Straw and Some Herbicides

Amira.S Othman; M.S El–Zemaity; S.A Dahroug; A Hanafi

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 529-544

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.4.7

Abstract
  The objective of this work is to evaluate the allelopathic effects of the aqueous and methanolic extract of rice straw (Oryza sativa L.) on wheat (Triticum aestivum L.) and wheat weeds, ...  Read More
Original Article
Effect of rainfall gradient and previous crop on weed flora diversity in pearl millet (<i>Pennisetum glaucum</i> [L.]) crop under Sudano-sahelian conditions of Senegal
8. Effect of rainfall gradient and previous crop on weed flora diversity in pearl millet (Pennisetum glaucum [L.]) crop under Sudano-sahelian conditions of Senegal

Samba Laha KA; Baboucar BAMBA; Moustapha GUEYE; Ousmane SAWANE; Mame Samba MBAYE; Kandioura NOBA

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 545-555

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.4.8

Abstract
  A study was conducted to determine the effect of climate gradient and previous crop on weed flora structure in pearl millet crop. Thus, floristic surveys were carried out during 2016 ...  Read More
Original Article
Tank-mix application of p-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase (HPPD) inhibiting herbicide (mesotrione, tembotrione or topramezone) with atrazine improves weed control in maize (<i>Zea mays</i> L.)
9. Tank-mix application of p-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase (HPPD) inhibiting herbicide (mesotrione, tembotrione or topramezone) with atrazine improves weed control in maize (Zea mays L.)

Rajender S. Chhokar; Ramesh K. Sharma; Subhash C. Gill; Gyanendra P. Singh

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 556-581

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.4.9

Abstract
  Field experiments were conducted to identify the effective tank-mix combinations of HPPD (p-hydroxyphenylpyruvate dioxygenase) herbicides (Mesotrione, tembotrione and topramezone) with ...  Read More
Original Article
Integrated weed management practices enhance maize (<i>Zea mays</i> L) productivity and weed control efficiency
10. Integrated weed management practices enhance maize (Zea mays L) productivity and weed control efficiency

Megersa Kebede; Wakuma Bayisa; Etagegnehu Geberemariam; Kebede Desalegn; Geleta Gerema; Girma Chemeda

Volume 3, Issue 4 , Autumn 2020, Pages 582-598

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.4.10

Abstract
  A field experiment was undertaken to determine optimum combination of weed management practices and inter-row spacing levels for effective weed control in maize at Bako agricultural ...  Read More
Negative Effects of Residual Herbicides on Sensitive Crops: Impact of Rimsulfuron Herbicide Soil Residue on Sugar beet
1. Negative Effects of Residual Herbicides on Sensitive Crops: Impact of Rimsulfuron Herbicide Soil Residue on Sugar beet

Mohammad Mehdizadeh; Fatemeh Gholami Abadan

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Summer 2018, , Pages 1-6

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/jrweedsci.2018.6.1

Abstract
  This study was designed to assess the effect of rimsulfuron soil residues (0, 0.11, 0.58, 1.1, 2.4, 3.6 and 5.8 μg a.i. kg−1soil) on sugar beet (Beta vulgaris L.) plant with ...  Read More
Biological control potential of Spermophagus sericeus Geoffroy, 1785 (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) against field bindweed as the first report from Iran
2. Biological control potential of Spermophagus sericeus Geoffroy, 1785 (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae) against field bindweed as the first report from Iran

Mohammad Mehdizadeh; Ghorban ali Asadi; Alex Delobel

Volume 1, Issue 1 , Summer 2018, , Pages 40-47

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/jrweedsci.2018.6.5

Abstract
  Compare other countries studies associated with field bindweed (Convolvulus arvensis L.) biological control is too short in Iran. Field bindweed is a major weed of several field crops. ...  Read More
Managing weedy rice (Oryza sativa L.) in Malaysia: challenges and ways forward
3. Managing weedy rice (Oryza sativa L.) in Malaysia: challenges and ways forward

Muhamad Shakirin Mispan; Mahyoub Bzoor; Intan Mahmod; Abdul Hayyan MD-Akhir; Amalia Zulrushdi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , Spring 2019, , Pages 149-167

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/jrweedsci.2019.3.6

Abstract
  Rice industry in Malaysia faces serious challenges in managing weedy rice (Oryza sativa L.) since it was first observed in 1988. Unfortunately, there is no simple control method for ...  Read More
Assessment on the distribution and spread of invasive alien plant species: the case of Zone 1 and 3 of the Afar region, Ethiopia
4. Assessment on the distribution and spread of invasive alien plant species: the case of Zone 1 and 3 of the Afar region, Ethiopia

Mohammed Ahmed Mohammed; Rezene Fessehai

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 101-119

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.1.10

Abstract
  The study was conducted with the aim of assessing the distribution and abundance of invasive alien plant species (IAPS) in two administrative Zones (1 and 3) of the Afar region. Data ...  Read More
Positive aspects of weeds as herbal remedies and medicinal plants
5. Positive aspects of weeds as herbal remedies and medicinal plants

Sohaib Hassan

Volume 3, Issue 1 , Winter 2020, , Pages 57-70

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.1.6

Abstract
  The weeds are well accepted source of herbal medicines. However, these plants should be managed and removed from agro ecosystems due to their negative impacts on agricultural production ...  Read More
Original Article
Effect of weed management strategies on the yield performance of aromatic rice in <i>Boro</i> season
1. Effect of weed management strategies on the yield performance of aromatic rice in Boro season

Suborna Sarker; Swapan Kumar Paul; Uttam Kumer Sarker; Kallyan Kanty Saha; Md. Abdur Rahman Sarkar

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 September 2020

Abstract
  The experiment was conducted at the Agronomy Field Laboratory, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh during November 2016 to May 2017 to study the effect of weed management ...  Read More
Original Article
Soil seed bank and mapping <i>Chromolaena odorata</i> an invasive weed in agro-ecosystems of Serengeti district, Tanzania
2. Soil seed bank and mapping Chromolaena odorata an invasive weed in agro-ecosystems of Serengeti district, Tanzania

George Bunyata Bulenga; Kalunde P. Sibuga; Ephraim J. Mtengeti

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 September 2020

Abstract
  The spread of Chromolaena odorata in some parts of Serengeti district has stimulated interest in the prediction of their soil seed bank and mapping its distribution. Thirty clusters ...  Read More
Original Article
Ethno-medicinal and AMF diversity conservation aspects of some weeds of Himachal Pradesh, India
3. Ethno-medicinal and AMF diversity conservation aspects of some weeds of Himachal Pradesh, India

Ashish Kumar; Anil Gupta; Ashok Aggarwal; Jitinaksh Pratap Singh; Vipin Parkash

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 September 2020

Abstract
  The present investigation was focused on enumeration of medicinal potential of weeds and biodiversity of Arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi (AMF) associated with them. For AMF analysis, fourteen ...  Read More
Original Article
Use of essential oils from local plants as potential bio-herbicides to deplete <i>Striga hermonthica</i> seedbank
4. Use of essential oils from local plants as potential bio-herbicides to deplete Striga hermonthica seedbank

Tinkoudougou Cathérine Sawadogo-Ilboudo; Djibril Yonli; Hamidou Traoré; Joseph Issaka Boussim

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 September 2020

Abstract
  The parasitic weed Striga hermonthica (Del.) Benth, is a major biotic constraint to the production of cereal crops, particularly sorghum in Africa. The research was aimed to evaluate ...  Read More
Original Article
Weed management practices effects on yield performance of wheat
5. Weed management practices effects on yield performance of wheat

Most. Meftahul Zannat Moutussi; Afrina Rahman; Muhammad Salim; Swapan Kumar Paul

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 September 2020

Abstract
  The selection of appropriate variety and proper weed management remains the most significant agronomic problem associated with wheat production in Bangladesh. We, therefore, conducted ...  Read More
Original Article
Phytotoxicity effects of Topramezone and Dicamba herbicide on selected legumes
6. Phytotoxicity effects of Topramezone and Dicamba herbicide on selected legumes

Largewell Siabusu; Tamara Kambikambi; Davies Lungu; Richard Chanda

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 13 September 2020

Abstract
  Weeds in agriculture are responsible for yield reduction and poor crop quality if not controlled. In maize production, new user-friendly herbicides are being adopted by smallholder ...  Read More

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