Allelopathy in Sustainable Agriculture and Forestry by Ren Sen Zeng, Azim U. Mallik, Shiming Luo

By Ren Sen Zeng, Azim U. Mallik, Shiming Luo

This is the 1st accomplished and up to date reference at the technological know-how, mechanism, method, and alertness of allelopathy. the target of this functional reference is to document at the most recent advances by means of inviting prime scientists to give a contribution in particular fields. the amount is prepared less than 3 significant subsections: heritage of allelopathy, Allelochemicals, allelopathic mechanisms, and bioassays, and alertness of allelopathy in agriculture and forestry.

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The phenomenon of plants influencing neighbouring plants through the release of chemicals in the environment has been known as early as c. 370 BC. Greeks and Romans have used this knowledge in agriculture since c. 64 AD. However, it was not until 1937 when Hans Molisch gave it a formal name, allelopathy. The definition of allelopathy ranges from simple to all-inclusive and complex, creating controversy as to its limits and bounds. The complexity and interacting nature of the allelopathy phenomenon makes it difficult to demonstrate its role in community organization.

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