Nome da Atividade
WEED BIOLOGY AND ECOLOGY
CÓDIGO
01200034
Carga Horária
68 horas
Tipo de Atividade
DISCIPLINA
Periodicidade
Semestral
Modalidade
SEMIPRESENCIAL
Unidade responsável
CARGA HORÁRIA TEÓRICA
2
CARGA HORÁRIA PRÁTICA
1
CARGA HORÁRIA EAD
1
FREQUÊNCIA APROVAÇÃO
75%
CARGA HORÁRIA OBRIGATÓRIA
4
CRÉDITOS
4

Ementa

This course has the goal of training students to learn about: 1) the characteristics, importance and negative impact
of the main weed species present in agriculture; 2) the understanding of weed ecology principles, weed genetics
and evolution, weed demography and population dynamics and evolutionary processes regulating population
density; and 3) the weed and crop interference and principles of weed management methods.

Objectives

Objetivo Geral:

This course has the goal of training students to learn about: 1) the characteristics, importance and negative impact of the main weed species present in agriculture; 2) the understanding of weed ecology principles, weed genetics and evolution, weed demography and population dynamics and evolutionary processes regulating population density; and 3) the weed and crop interference and principles of weed management methods.

Conteúdo Programático

Topic 1. Introduction, importance and main weed species

Topic 2. Principles of ecology, genetics, evolution and weed reproduction

Topic 3. Demographics and population dynamics of weeds
- emergence and dispersion
- dormancy and germination
- population regulation

Topic 4. Association between plants: studying methods, intensity and importance of competition,
allelopathy and parasitism

Topic 5. Weed management methods
- preventive
- physical
- mechanic
- cultural
- biological

Topic 6. The future of weed science

Topic 7. Practical activities

Bibliografia

Bibliografia Básica:

  • NAYLOR, R.E.L. Weed Management Handbook. British Crop Protection Council: Oxford, 2002. 423p.
  • RADOSEVICH, S.R.; HOLT, J.S.; Ghersa, C.M. Ecology of Weeds and invasive plants. New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, 2007. 454p.
  • ZIMDAHL, R.L. Fundamentals of Weed Science. Academic Press: San Diego, 2018. https://doi.org/10.1016/C2015-0-04331-3
  • ZIMDAHL, B. Integrated weed management for sustainable agriculture. ‎ Burleigh Dodds Science Publishing, USA, 2017. 737 pages.
  • Scientific journal using the latest and most updated information available

Page generated on 2024-03-05 10:36:46 (query took 0.098144s)