Volume 2 (2019)
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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

Original Article
Allelopathic potential of <i>Lantana camara</i> for weed control in cowpea (<i>Vigna unguiculata</i> L. Walp)
1. Allelopathic potential of Lantana camara for weed control in cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L. Walp)

Linda Chikeyi Muchimba; Tamara Tonga Kambikambi; Kalaluka Munyinda; Paul W Kachapulula

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 254-262

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.3.1

Abstract
  Smallholder farmers have challenges of weed control and mostly they use cultural control methods because chemical control with herbicides is usually costly. However, Lantana camara ...  Read More
Short Communication
Weed density and control efficiency of different weed control methods in transplanted rice in Nepal
2. Weed density and control efficiency of different weed control methods in transplanted rice in Nepal

Robinson Adhikary; Bishnu Bilas Adhikari; Bishnu Prasad Kandel

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 263-269

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.3.2

Abstract
  This study was performed to evaluate the weed density and weed control efficiency (WCE) on transplanted rice under different treatments at a farmer’s field, Bhanu-11, Rupakot, ...  Read More
Original Article
Response of lowland weeds and direct-seeded lowland rice (<i>Oryza sativa</i> L.) to varying herbicide and surfactant dose mixtures
3. Response of lowland weeds and direct-seeded lowland rice (Oryza sativa L.) to varying herbicide and surfactant dose mixtures

Phauk Ya; Juanito V Bariuan; Pompe C Sta. Cruz; Gina V Pangga; Sathya Khay

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 270-280

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.3.3

Abstract
  Herbicide efficacy could be enhanced by herbicide combinations and addition of surfactants. These substances improve absorption of herbicides by lowering the surface tension of spray ...  Read More
Original Article
Influence of Weed Management Practices on Weed Dynamics and Productivity of Maize (<i>Zea mays</i> L.) in Sierra Leone
4. Influence of Weed Management Practices on Weed Dynamics and Productivity of Maize (Zea mays L.) in Sierra Leone

Dan David Quee; Janatu Sesay; Musa Saffa; Jenneh Bebeley

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 281-309

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.3.4

Abstract
  A two-year (2017 and 2018) field trials was conducted in the School of Agriculture, Njala University, Sierra Leone, to evaluate weed management practices on weed dynamics and productivity ...  Read More
Original Article
Weed suppressing ability and performance of common crop residues for sustainable weed management
5. Weed suppressing ability and performance of common crop residues for sustainable weed management

Uttam Kumer Sarker; Md. Romij Uddin; Golam Md. Faruk

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 310-327

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.3.5

Abstract
  Application of crop residues can be a good option for organic and sustainable weed management in rice. Consequently, the use of crop residues can suppress weed emergence and weed biomass. ...  Read More
Original Article
Temporal deployment of cultivar mixture suppresses weed and enhances rice yield
6. Temporal deployment of cultivar mixture suppresses weed and enhances rice yield

Md. Rakibul Hasan; Md. Parvez Anwar; Ahmed Khairul Hasan; Md. Al Amin; A K M Mominul Islam

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 328-343

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.3.6

Abstract
  Growing two or more cultivars of same crop species in mixture reduces intra-specific competition for natural resources and increases competitive ability of crops against weed growth ...  Read More
Original Article
Performance of different herbicides and their combinations on weed control, growth and yield parameters of onion (<i>Allium cepa</i> L.)
7. Performance of different herbicides and their combinations on weed control, growth and yield parameters of onion (Allium cepa L.)

Soliman El-Sagheer; Taha Helal; Sobhy Temerak; Sherif elkassem

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 344-362

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.3.7

Abstract
  Two experiments were carried out to study the efficacy of herbicides with different rates for controlling broadleaf and narrow leaves weeds, growth and yield parameters of onion. The ...  Read More
Original Article
Seed germination and seedling growth of some crops and weed seeds under different environmental conditions
8. Seed germination and seedling growth of some crops and weed seeds under different environmental conditions

Mallik Baby Babita Das; B.D. Acharya; M. Saquib; M.K. Chettri

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 363-381

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.3.8

Abstract
  Seed germination of some crops (Brassica campestris and Triticum aestivum) and weed seeds (Ageratum conyzoides, Bidens pilosa, Cyperus rotundus and Galinsoga parviflora) was studied ...  Read More
Review Article
Weeds, Pollinators, and Parasitoids - Using Weeds for Insect Manipulation in Agriculture
9. Weeds, Pollinators, and Parasitoids - Using Weeds for Insect Manipulation in Agriculture

Blaire Kleiman; Andrea Primoli; Suzanne Koptur; Krishnaswamy Jayachandran

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 382-390

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.3.9

Abstract
  The use of weeds as insectary plants is an emerging management tactic by agroecologists to sustain beneficial insect species. Fallow lands have always been used by insects, and are ...  Read More
Original Article
Chemical and molecular characteristics of winter oilseed rape (<i>Brassica napus</i> L.) volunteers from the soil seed bank
10. Chemical and molecular characteristics of winter oilseed rape (Brassica napus L.) volunteers from the soil seed bank

Alina Liersch; Jan Bocianowski; Wieslawa Poplawska; Franciszek Wielebski; Iwona Bartkowiak-Broda

Volume 3, Issue 3 , Summer 2020, Pages 391-411

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2020.3.10

Abstract
  Oilseed rape (OSR) has one of the highest potential for gene flow through seed and pollen. Volunteer plants are one of the most important sources of contamination of OSR crop of different ...  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
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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 07 March 2020

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 29 February 2020

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 05 April 2020

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 May 2020

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 16 May 2020

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 May 2020

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 May 2020

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 May 2020

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 20 May 2020

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

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 17 May 2020

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

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