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Guangyao Wang, Mathieu Ngouajio, Milton E. McGiffen Jr and Chad M. Hutchinson

crop J. Agron. Crop Sci. 186 145 149 Al-Khatib, K. Libbey, C. Boydston, R. 1997 Weed suppression with Brassica green manure crops in green pea Weed Sci. 45 439 445 Baker, J

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Hamid Reza Rajablarijani, Bahram Mirshekari, Majid AghaAlikhani, Varahram Rashidi and Farhad Farahvash

the tassels of sweet corn emerge to be effective in weed suppression. Literature Cited Abdel-Rahman, A.M. Lazim Magboul, E. Nour, A.E. 2002 Effects of sowing date and cultivar on the yield and yield components of maize in northern Sudan. Proc. 7th

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Dario Stefanelli, Roberto J. Zoppolo, Ronald L. Perry and Franco Weibel

was estimated to be 550 kg · ha −1 . Mulch was hand-applied every spring and fall to maintain a constant thickness for weed suppression and maintenance of soil moisture. No supplementary weed control was applied. The flame-burning treatment consisted

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Maren J. Mochizuki, Anusuya Rangarajan, Robin R. Bellinder, Harold M. van Es and Thomas Björkman

relationship between soil quality and crop productivity across three tillage systems in south central Honduras Amer. J. Alt. Agr. 17 2 8 Stivers-Young, L. 1998 Growth, nitrogen accumulation, and weed suppression by fall cover

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Matthew J. Leavitt, Craig C. Sheaffer, Donald L. Wyse and Deborah L. Allan

). This would suggest that hairy vetch provided adequate early-season weed suppression during spring biomass accumulation, but the weed-suppressive ability of the mulch decreased as the season progressed and the mulch degraded ( Teasdale and Mohler, 1993

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Joji Muramoto, Richard F. Smith, Carol Shennan, Karen M. Klonsky, James Leap, Miriam Silva Ruiz and Stephen R. Gliessman

), erosion control ( Bibro, 1991 ; Dabney, 1998 ; Delgado et al., 1999 ), and weed suppression ( Bensen et al., 2009 ; Brennan and Smith, 2005 ; Brennan et al., 2009 ; Liebman and Davis, 2009 ), benefits of mixed winter cover cropping include the

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William Sciarappa, Sridhar Polavarapu, James Barry, Peter Oudemans, Mark Ehlenfeldt, Gary Pavlis, Dean Polk and Robert Holdcraft

. Weed populations of hairy crabgrass, foxtail species, and broadleaf weeds with mulch application of pinewood, hardwood, coffee grinds, cocoa grinds, and leaf compost with and without underlying landscape fabric (LF). Weed suppression in the

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Jeffrey P. Mitchell, Karen M. Klonsky, Eugene M. Miyao, Brenna J. Aegerter, Anil Shrestha, Daniel S. Munk, Kurt Hembree, Nicholaus M. Madden and Thomas A. Turini

tillage” on permanent tomato planting beds. The winter small grain cover crop at Sano Farms is typically ended in early February with herbicide before it grows more than about 12 inches tall. The cover crop provides winter weed suppression. The Sano owners

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Jeremy S. Cowan, Debra A. Inglis and Carol A. Miles

., 2012 ; Moreno et al., 2009 ; Olsen and Gounder, 2001 ; Rangarajan and Ingall, 2006 ), efficacy for weed suppression ( Anzalone et al., 2010 ; Jenni et al., 2004 ; Minuto et al., 2008 ), and functional performance and degradability ( Briassoulis

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Jennifer Tillman, Ajay Nair, Mark Gleason and Jean Batzer

, and herbicides influence weed suppression and yield of pumpkins Weed Technol. 18 953 961 Roper, M.M. Gupta, V.V.S.R. Murphy, D.V. 2010 Tillage practices altered labile soil organic carbon and microbial function without affecting crop yields Austral. J