Glyphosate Resistance in Crops and Weeds: History, Development, and Management

Glyphosate Resistance in Crops and Weeds: History, Development, and Management

Editor(s): Vijay K. Nandula

Published Online: 21 JUL 2010

Print ISBN: 9780470410318

Online ISBN: 9780470634394

DOI: 10.1002/9780470634394

About this Book

New technologies are becoming available for managing glyphosate resistant (GR) weeds and reducing their spread. GR crop technology has revolutionized crop production in the developed world and the benefits are gradually spilling over to the developing world. In order to sustain an effective, environmentally safe herbicide such as glyphosate and the GR crop technology well in to the future, it is imperative that the issue of GR weeds be comprehensively understood. This book provides such an essential, up-to-date source of information on glyphosate resistance for researchers, extension workers, land managers, government personnel, and other decision makers. 

  • Provides comprehensive coverage of the intensely studied topic of glyphosate resistant (GR) in crops
  • Details the development of glyphosate resistance and how to detect and manage the problem in crops
  • Helps standardize global approaches to glyphosate resistance
  • Encompasses interdisciplinary approaches in chemistry, weed science, biochemistry, plant physiology, plant biotechnology, genetics, ecology
  • Includes a chapter on economic analysis of GR impact on crops

Table of contents

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    2. Chapter 1

      Glyphosate: Discovery, Development, Applications, and Properties (pages 1–33)

      Gerald M. Dill, R. Douglas Sammons, Paul C. C. Feng, Frank Kohn, Keith Kretzmer, Akbar Mehrsheikh, Marion Bleeke, Joy L. Honegger, Donna Farmer, Dan Wright and Eric A. Haupfear

    3. Chapter 3

      Glyphosate-Resistant Crops: Developing the Next Generation Products (pages 45–65)

      Paul C. C. Feng, Claire A. Cajacob, Susan J. Martino-Catt, R. Eric Cerny, Greg A. Elmore, Gregory R. Heck, Jintai Huang, Warren M. Kruger, Marianne Malven, John A. Miklos and Stephen R. Padgette

    4. Chapter 8

      Genomics of Glyphosate Resistance (pages 149–164)

      C. Neal Stewart, Yanhui Peng, Laura G. Abercrombie, Matthew D. Halfhill, Murali R. Rao, Priya Ranjan, Jun Hu, R. Douglas Sammons, Gregory R. Heck, Patrick J. Tranel and Joshua S. Yuan

    5. Chapter 11

      Glyphosate-Resistant Palmer Amaranth in the United States (pages 195–212)

      A. Stanley Culpepper, Theodore M. Webster, Lynn M. Sosnoskie and Alan C. York

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