Beneficial Interactions of Weeds and Pollinators to Improve Crop Production
1. Beneficial Interactions of Weeds and Pollinators to Improve Crop Production

Blaire Mallory Kleiman; Suzanne Koptur; Krishnaswamy Jayachandran

Volume 4, Issue 2 , Spring 2021, , Pages 151-164

http://dx.doi.org/10.26655/JRWEEDSCI.2021.2.2

Abstract
  Weeds are widely seen in a negative light, as being unsightly and possibly pulling resources away from crop plants. Traditional farming practices use selected beneficial "weeds", however, ...  Read More
Weeds, Pollinators, and Parasitoids - Using Weeds for Insect Manipulation in Agriculture
2. 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