Botany and Agronomy
How can we manage weeds in the agro-ecosystem? This course will help to answer this question starting from the knowledge of plants' biology and ecology and the different strategies/tactics that can be used
- Botanical classification of weeds
- Ecology and eco-physiology of weeds
- How can we manage weeds? Chemical control and herbicides' impacts
- Hown can we manage weeds? Mechanical, agronomical strategies and introduction to precision farming
- Sampling methods to access changing in vegetation communities
Pietro Catizone e Giuseppe Zanin. Malerbologia. Patron Editore, 2001.
Gino Covarelli. Principi di controllo della flora infestante. Edagricole, Bologna, 1995.
Lessons and practical activities in the farm of the University