What’s Light Got to Do With It? Exploring the Role of Plant-reflected Light in Crop Yield Loss and Weed Management

ANDREW KNISS, department head and professor of weed science, Department of Plant Sciences, University of Wyoming, Laramie Author
09/23/2022 Added
24 Plays


Early-emerging weeds negatively affect crop yield potential, but the mechanisms by which weeds reduce crop yield are not fully understood. Yield loss is typically attributed to resource depletion by weeds. In this presentation, Kniss will summarize several years of research on shade avoidance responses in sugarbeet and the subsequent impacts on yield.

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