Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi : A Blessing or A Curse for Weed Management in Organic Olive Crops ?

@inproceedings{Bilalis2011ArbuscularMF,
  title={Arbuscular Mycorrhizal Fungi : A Blessing or A Curse for Weed Management in Organic Olive Crops ?},
  author={Dimitrios Bilalis and Anestis Karkanis and Aristidis Konstantas and Sotiria Patsiali and Vassilios Triantafyllidis},
  year={2011}
}
Arbuscular Mycorrhizal (AM) fungi form symbiotic associations with the roots of many plants including important weeds. Cultural practices affect the populations and the infectivity of AM fungi. Density, biomass, root density, AM root colonization and N% of weeds were compared in the two olive production systems (organic and conventional). Weed species… CONTINUE READING