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Surveillance and monitoring of weed populations

Code: 9781838794279
Anita Dille, Kansas State University, USA

Chapter synopsis: To implement integrated weed management more effectively, the temporal and spatial distribution of weed populations in a field need to be determined. Weed species tend to be patchy and this influences the ability to calculate average weed densities when conducting a survey. This chapter reviews current and evolving practices for the scouting and mapping of weed populations both during and across growing seasons. It considers the use of scouts on the ground; UAVs with cameras flying over the fields; and advanced software and computer-based tools to detect, identify and record weed species. The use of regional and global scales to understand changes in the occurrence of herbicide-resistant or invasive weed populations is also discussed.

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Table of contents 1 Introduction 2 Temporal and spatial variation 3 Monitoring weed populations 4 Case studies: how research has been used to improve practice 5 Summary and future trends 6 Where to look for further information 7 References

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