Location: Natural Products Utilization ResearchTitle: Proving allelopathy in crop-weed interactions Author
Submitted to: Weed Science
Publication Type: Review Article
Publication Acceptance Date: 2/24/2014
Publication Date: 3/9/2015
Publication URL: http://handle.nal.usda.gov/10113/60641
Citation: Duke, S.O. 2015. Proving allelopathy in crop-weed interactions. Weed Science. 63(sp1):121-132.
Technical Abstract: Allelopathy (plant/plant chemical warfare) is difficult to prove, especially when competition for resources is the dominant component of plant/plant interference (interference = allelopathy +competition). This paper describes experimental approaches for proving allelopathy and points out common pitfalls found in much of the allelopathy literature.