FAO PLANT PRODUCTION AND PROTECTION PAPER
188

Weedy rices - origin,
biology, ecology
and control

 

   
FOOD AND AGRICULTURE ORGANIZATION OF THE UNITED NATIONS
ROME, 2007


 

 

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Table of Contents

PART I

Acknowledgements
Preface
List of acronyms

1. Introduction

2. The weedy rice problem

3. Diversity of weedy rice populations


PART II

4. Seed shattering and dormancy in weedy rices

5. Vigour and competitiveness of weedy rices

6. Ecological relationships

7. Strategies for controlling weedy rices

8. Examples of weedy rice control campaigns

9. Conclusions


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