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