biodiversity

18 abril, 2018

The role of weeds in field margins in supporting wild pollinators in Mediterranean cereal agroecosystems

Concerns about a global decline in pollinators have called for more knowledge about the drivers of wild pollinator abundance and diversity. In this study we observed […]
17 octubre, 2017

Management of field margin aimed at benefiting natural control of thrips in strawberry plants

There is some evidence that more diverse agricultural systems may enhance natural control of crop pests. In this paper the interaction crop-weeds is analyzed for the […]
17 octubre, 2017

AGROECOLOGY – NEW DIRECTIONS FOR WEED RESEARCH

Traditional approaches to weed science have concentrated on weed management and weed biology to support control measures. However, the realisations that agricultural landscapes support a significant […]