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Abstract

Experimental results on chemical weed control in oriental tobacco.

Abstract

The results are given of a 2-year herbicide evaluation in Puglia for weed control in tobacco on plots infested mainly with Amaranthus crispus, Chenopodium album, C. vulvaria, A. retroflexus, Cyperus rotundus, Cynodon dactylon, Convolvulus arvensis, Portulaca oleracea, Capsella bursa-pastoris and Urtica urens. Best weed control and crop yields were obtained with EPTC, dinitramine, trifluralin, diphenamid, isopropalin and pendimethalin.