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promoting Biointensive Integrated Pest Management. Ecological Engineering for Pest Management relies on cultural practices to effect habitat manipulation and enhance biological control. The strategies focus on pest management both below ground and above ground. There is growing need to integrate AESA based IPM and principles of ecological. United States, the chilli thrips, Scirtothrips dorsalis Hood, is a relatively new, introduced insect pest in Florida and Texas. Synonymy Anaphothrips andreae Karny 1925 Heliothrips minutissimus Bagnall 1919 Neophysopus fragariae Girault 1927 Scirtothrips andreae (Karny) Scirtothrips fragariae (Girault) Scirtothrips minutissimus (Bagnall

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25 times lower dose for borer and leaf feeding insect pests. Screening for their efficacy and biosafety to natural enemies - important before incorporating in any IPM programmes. Rationale These new insecticide groups with unique mode of action have been registered from late 1990s to early 2009 for pest management in agriculture Chilli pepper plants can reach heights in the range of 0.5 to 1.5 m (1.6-4.9 ft) tall and although they are perennial species, they are commonly grown as annuals, with fruit being harvested for one growing season. Chilli peppers may also be referred to as hot peppers or hot chillis integrated pest management (ipm) of insect pests of brassicas by small scale farmers in kenya by abdullahi diriye khalif, b.sc., msc. reg. no. 1/80/8972/2001 a thesis submitted in fulfillment of the requirement for the award of the degree of doctor of philosophy in zoology (agricultural entomology) in the schoo food has evoked interest in pest control through use of botanicals, biopesticides and biocontrol agents (natural enemies) which offers a good alternative to manage the insect pests and diseases in an ecofriendly way. 174 Asian Agri-History Vol. 20, No. 3, 2016 different insect pests like Helicoverpa armigera (fruit borer), Spodoptera litur

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  1. Integrated Pest Management in Chilli has been standardized at International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) Hyderabad (Table 2). By following the IPM, the disease and insect pest incidence were reduced to negligible. The number of sprays of pesticides was reduced to about
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  3. 4 Integrated Pest Management Schedule for Vegetables Management Under Open Conditions: Eff ective management can be done by adopting marigold as trap crop. Giving sprays of Ha NPV @ 250 LE /ha at 28,35 and 42 days after transplanting. Mechanical collection and destruction of bored fruit at periodic intervals (3-4 times) brings dow
  4. KEYWORDS: Management, Pest Insect, Ant, White Flies, Insect Repellent, Plant Extracts, Azadirachta Indica, Eucalyptus Globules, INTRODUCTION The insecticidal properties of number of plants have been discovered long ago. Botanical plant extracts are environmentally less harmful than synthetic pesticides to control pests
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Management: Inter crop with agathi ( Sesbania grandiflora) to provide shade which regulate the thrips population. Do not grow chilli after sorghum. Do not follow chilli and onion mixed crop. Sprinkle water over the seedlings to check the multiplication of thrips. Treat seeds with imidacloprid 70% WS @ 12 g/kg of seed extracts on Insect pest management of watermelon cultivation at Lovely Professional University Field Campus, Kapurthala, and Punjab, India. In this study, the botanical extract has been prepared using garlic, ginger and chilli mixture in the ratio 2:1:1 respectively. The plan insects, in pest control (Emden, 1989). IPM system to control pest in some economically important crops through different plant extracts are describe here. In Rice Yield losses ranging from 21 to 51 percent have been estimated due to moderate to serious incidence of stem borer, gall midge, plant hoppers and other sporadic pests i Azadirachtin is used to control a wide range of pests, including caterpillars, sawflies, flea beetles, weevils, aphids, and leafhoppers. Azadirachtin can control several insect groups by acting as a feeding deterrent, deterrent to egg-laying, repellent, direct toxin, or insect growth regulator organochlorine for pest control and higher crop yields. Chemically, organophosphates are esters of phosphoric acid and used to control a variety of insects, spiders, mites, aphids and pests which attack Received: May 09, 2018 Accepted: August 10, 2018 Published: September 30, 2018 *Corresponding author email: bindujnp917@gmail.co

India has a relatively low, around 1.5%, global share of export of vegetables because of large domestic consumption and the attack of insect pests (10,000 species), diseases (100,000 diseases, caused by viruses, bacteria, fungi and other microorganisms), nematodes (1000 species) and weeds (Hall 1995; Dhaliwal et al. 2007) Insect Pest Crop Scout Calendar: Shaded areas represent primary scouting and/or pest control windows. March April May June July August September Burn grass headlands, terraces, etc. adjacent to corn fields for Common stalk borer control. Kills the overwintering eggs laid in the grass last fall This is a list of companion plants.Many more are in the list of beneficial weeds.Companion plants assist in the growth of others by attracting beneficial insects, repelling pests, or providing nutrients, shade, or support.They can be part of a biological pest control program Chilli insect pest Some cicadas are annual breeders and some show up loudly about every 17 years, but all cicadas produce a song that can reach 120 decibels — very close to a level that can damage human ear drums.By Robert Valdes There's no greater joy for a gardener than a plot of perfect-looking flowers or vegetables pest was present on the crop during the maturity stage and remained active up to the fourth week of May i.e. maturity stage of the crop. Table 2: Succession of insect pest on chilli at during 2018-2019 Standard Insects Week Common Name Scientific name Crop age Crop stage Order Famil

Insect pest infestation causes the significant damage to the crop and its holds the major share for low quality and productivity of chilli. The crop is attacked by 55 species of insect pests (Jadhav et al., 2004) [8]. The major pests attacking chilli crop are thrips (Scirtothrips dorsalis Hood), whiteflie Journal of Agricultural Technology 2013, Vol. 9(5): 1167-1178 1167 Use of Chrysoperlacarnea and Trichogrammachiloni (Ishii) on the population of insect pests in chilli ecosystem Mari, J.M.*, Laghri, R.B. and Mari, A. Shah 1Sindh Agriculture University, Tandojam, Pakistan, 2Research Station Huri Sindh Hoticulture Research Institute Mirpurkhas, Pakistan and 3 Fruit Experimental Farm Shahi Bagh. Report on common insect pest in three solanaceous : Tomato, chilli and brinjal The tomato, chilli and brinjal are highly susceptible for different kinds of insect pest and diseases. Observations were made from germination to harvesting stage of the crops. Observations were made for occurrence of insect pest and diseases on all three crops recognized as safe in ecofriendly management of plant pests as botanical pesticides (Isman et al., 2006). Materials and Methods A field experiment was laid out in randomized block design with nine treatments, Neem oil (2%), Karanj oi (2%), NSKE (5%), Karanj seed extract (2.5%), Garlic+green chilli (8.75kg), green chilli Lokhande, R.K. (1986). Succession of insect pests on chilli and their chemical control. M.Sc.(Ag.) Thesis, Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya, Jabalpur, M.P. (INDIA) pp.11-15. Mani, M. and Krishnamoorthy, A. (2004). Role of predators in the control of horticultural crop pests of India. Indian Insect Predators Biological Control, 297-32

insecurity. Pest outbreaks and crop losses can be addressed through integrated insect pests and diseases management specific to local environment. However, the comprehensive knowledge on occurrence and habitat range of beneficial and harmful organisms required for development of integrated pests and disease management is limited in the country IPM is defined as the intelligent selection and use of pest control tactics that will ensure favourable economical, ecological and sociological consequences. Need for Pest Management (or) Why Pest Management . 1. Development of resistance in insects against insecticides e.g. OP and synthetic pyrethroid resistance in . Helicoverpa armigera. 2 Pest Management Standards for Food Processing & Handling Facilities i Pest Management Standards for Food Processing & Handling Facilities | Introduction INTRODUCTION 2.8 Insect Program 21 2.9 Birds andWildlife 24 2.10 Weed Management 25 2.11 Pest Management Survey 2 the management of crop pests (Hanem, 2012; Sarwar and Salman, 2015 a). Plant based insecticides have been used for many centuries among limited resources farmers in developing countries to control insect pests of both field crops and stored produce, but their potential is initially limited and ignored

METHODS OF DIAGNOSIS AND DETECTION OF VARIOUS INSECT PESTS Date:_____ 1.1 Objectives To know the pest and its damage in crop plants which is the perquisite for the effective pest management. 1.2 Materials The materials required for the lab and field diagnosis is depend on the type of crop plants and its parts to be observed or diagnosed onslaught from different pests such as insects, nematodes, diseases, weeds and rats. Adoption of integrated pest management (IPM) strategies is the best solution to tackle the pest problems. Rice IPM provides a framework for integrating knowledge, skills and information on rice pest management. A Insect pest management in sweet corn CD (QDPI, 2001) Sweet corn insect pests and their natural enemies (QDPI, 2000) capsicum and chilli. PAGE 6 vegetablesWA - Good Practice Guide PEST AND DISEASE MANAGEMENT Thrips can be hard to find as they hide in flowers, between touching fruit, or deep in. Keywords: Chillies, Insect Pest Population, and Different Sowing Dates 1. Introduction Chilli (Capsicum annum L.) is an important commercial vegetable cum spice crop grown in Pakistan. The crop is known to harbour more than 50 insect and 2 mite pests of which, thrips, Scirtothrips dorsalis Hood and the mites

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the garden by repelling insects and limiting the spread of diseases [10]. The benefits of intercropping include better use of growing area, increased insect pest and disease resistance, increased predator insect populations, increased weed suppression, trap cropping for pest control, nurse cropping which means one crop sacrificing fo Resistance Management Recommendations Some insects are known to develop resistance to insecticides after repeated use. As with any insecticide, the use of this product should conform to resistance management strategies established for the use area. LEVERAGE 360 Insecticide contains both Group 3 and Group 4A insecticides. Insect

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both the quality and production of chilli. The yield losses range from 50-90 per cent due to insect pests of chilli (Nelson and Natrajan, 1994 and Kumar, 1995). Due to variation in the agro climatic conditions of different regions insects show varying trends in their incidence also in nature and extent of damage to the crop Ecology and management of chilli insect pests and pesticide residue estimation. Doctoral dissertation, UAS Dharwad Google Scholar Thakur M, Chandla VK (2013) Evaluation of bio-pesticides for potato tuber moth control, Phthorimaea opercullela (zeller) under polyhouse and rustic storage conditions

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for the chilli production in the country along with aphid species Myzus persicae Sulzer, Aphis gossypii Glover and mite Polyphagotarsonemus latus Banks [32]. Yield loss solely dedicated to S. dorsalis damage can range between 61 to 74% [33]. Because of its damage potential to chilli pepper, this dreadful pest is commonly referred as chilli thrips Integrated Pest Management (IPM) in rice is in its formulation stages in South and Southeast Asia, although several programs have been initiated. Resistant rice varieties and chemical pesticides have been the major tactics with almost no attention given to the value of indigenous natural enemies (predators, parasites and entomopathogens) VEGETABLE CROPS - CARROT AND RADISH - CHILLI THRIPS, ETC. - SUPPRESSED General Information Resistance Management Recommendations Some insects are known to develop resistance to insecticides after repeated use. As with any insecticide, the use of this product should conform to resistance management strategies established for the use area The population of these insect pests and predators which was compared on three varieties of chilli crop sown in Randomized Complete Block Design (RCBD).The results showed that varietal preference of insect pests differed significantly. In chilli, varieties per population of whitefly were 2.10 and 1.97 on Talhari and Moro chilly respectively

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View Pest Management FPA100.pdf from AGRICULTUR FPA100 at Universiti Teknologi Mara. PEST MANAGEMENT Nur Farhamizah Askarali PEST In the context of agriculture, pests are referred to as Organism Pest descriptions (hyperlinked in the text) are included in the following sections and the levels of injury expected from an insect species are noted by crop species. For specific commercial control options, please refer to the tomato, pepper, and eggplant sections of the UGA Pest Management Handbook Brinjal Pests and Diseases (Eggplant): Let us discuss today Brinjal Pests and Diseases, symptoms, and their control methods.. Diseases of Brinjal: Damping-off: This disease causes severe damage to the plants. The main cause of this disease is high soil, moisture, and moderate temperature with high humidity levels during the rainy season (PDF) Chilli Anthracnose: The Epidemiology and Management Saxena et al. Chilli Anthracnose: The Epidemiology and Management FIGURE 2 | Production of chilli and pepper (dried and green) in top five chilli producing countries in the world (FAOSTAT, 2011). (Grubben and Mohamed El, 2004)

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•The pest is also attacking brinjal, tomato, chilli and many other vegetable •It is the best-known and most widely used index in making pest management decision. insect pest mainly the life history and biology are also required to study. 3. Observations on the field population of pests are required to b Chilli Integrated Pest Management Abdul Rehman Chilli Aphids, Identification and Management Abdul Rehman Chilli Aphids, Biological Control (Movies) Abdul Rehman Chilli Thrips, Identification and Management Abdul Rehman Chilli Thrips, Biological Control (Movies) Abdul Rehman Review of the Day and Evaluation ('what went well' / 'what need rural farmers, have been found promising and useful for common bean pest control [15]-[17]. Likewise the bio-active compounds of Tephrosia vogelii, Azadirachta indica, Annona squamosa, chilli paper Allium sativa have been used successfully in controlling insect pests in common beans and cowpea [18]. Due to the need for the al

these insect pests and pathogens are a major challenge to the healthy growth of agarwood trees. The implementation of an integrated pest and disease management at an early stage of plantation establishment may hold the key to help control and contain these threats from turning into major outbreaks 2.3 Chilli 17 2.4 Capsicum/Sweet pepper 20 2.5 Insect Pest Management in Solanaceous vegetables 23 2.6 Disease Management in Solanaceous vegetables 26 3. Okra/Bhindi 29 3.1 Insect Pest Management in Okra 31 3.2 Disease Management in Okra 32 4. Cucurbits 32 4.1 Cucumber 34 4.2 Muskmelon 36 4.3 Watermelon 3

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INTEGRATED PEST MANAGEMENT CHECK LIST INTRODUCTION Integrated Pest Management is a preventative, long-term, low toxicity means of controlling pests. Though IPM was developed first for the agricultural industry, many museums, who will identify insects for you and answer pest-related questions. Other options includ How the Pathogen Spreads 0 The late blight pathogen produces spores (infective propagules) during cool, wet weather 0 Spores are microscopic and lemon-shaped 0 Moved by wind, especially during thunderstorms 0 Requires 12 hrs leaf wetness to infect (dew, mist, fog, rain) 0 5-7 days from infection to symptoms and production of new spores 0 Fragile, killed by hot dry weather and U moth pests, it has often been used in the ecological studies of lepidopteron insect pests in agro-ecosystems. Sharma et al., (2004) [2] suggested that light trap is an important tool for Vaishampayan (2002) [5] proposed a new concept of adult-oriented pest management strategy Insect Pests and their Management DR. A. V. Navarajan Paul Principal Scientist & National Fellow Biological Control Laboratory Division of Entomology Indian Agricultural Research Institute New Delhi - 110012 (29.05.2007) CONTENTS Introduction Insect Pests of Rice Pests of Wheat and Barley Pests of Millets Pests of Sugarcane Pests of Oilseeds. Research Interest: Insect ecology and integrated pest management Email ID: merekha.sapkota@gmail.com Personal Website- Job title and area of specialization- Assistant Professor, Entomology Date of Join: 2009 Contact No. +977-9845026984 Publications: Journals (National/Int'l) o Sapkota, R., K.C. Dahal and R.B. Thapa. 2010. Damage Assessment and.

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Insect Pest Management is a crop specific and disease nonspecific expert system. The expert system diagnoses the pests either by the description of the disorders of the affected plants or by the photographs of the insects. Then the expert system proposes a pest management strategy specifying the pesticides to be used, dosage and thei a week (soil, water, plants, pests, natural enemies, weather factors etc.) Description of Insect Pests of Chili 1. Gram Pod Borer (Helicoverpa Armigera) It is a polyphagous pest and the peak activity is noticed during October to June month in chili ecosystem. Biology insect pest management. To enhance crop productivity with multiple pest situations, more than one insecticide in mixtures are used having different chemical groups. These may also be used to manage resistant field population of a certain pest and delay the development of insecticide resistance (Attique et al ., 2006; Ahmad et al ., 2009) recording observation on insect pests. Pre-spray populations of insects were recorded and thereafter population was observed at 1,3,5,7 days after treatment application. The assessment of individual insect pests was done using plant infestation scale, which placed plant parts in different classes of infestation (Kumar, 1984)

insect pest attack has severely affected the productivity of the chilli (Figure 1). Influence of Temperature on Growth and Development of Chilli One of the adverse effects of climate change is global warming that is rise in global temperature due to the generation and accumulation of greenhouse gases DOI: 10.22161/ijeab/3.3.50 Keyword: Amaranthus, insect pests, damage, management. Abstract: Amaranthus (Amaranthus spp.) is one of the most popular leafy vegetables in India.They are grown widely as a source of grain and leafy vegetables. It is rich source of many essential micronutrients like carotene, vitamin A, B, C and D, iron, calcium, amino acid like lysine and minerals especially iron. The pepper weevil, Anthonomus eugenii, Cano (Coleoptera: Curculionidae), is one of the most destructive pests of chili pepper. It causes extensive damage on varieties selected for consumption. However, the occurrence of this pest on wild and ornamental peppers remains unknown. We investigated the consequences of chili domestication on the feeding and oviposition of A. eugenii on fruits and. Precision insect pest management tools for integrated pest management were not addressed in 'The Handbook of Precision Agriculture', a review of current project farmer) as against 40 t/ha while chilli farmers achieved yield of 29 t/ha as against 1.5 t/ha (an increase of 95%) (Vadivel et al., 2008)

by sucking insects. Bioefficacy of newer pesticides needs to be studied for formulating effective and economical management strategies of insect pests. Therefore, the present investigation was conducted to evaluate the bioefficacy of certain newer insecticides against sucking insect pests infesting chilli. Materials and Metho Such low level of insect pest caused less crop injury which resulted in enhancing the green pod yield of chilli. So, it is suggested that for early sowing at Kunri region of Mirpur Khas the appropriate planting time can be January 15th and January 30th. Keywords: Chillies, Insect Pest Population, and Different Sowing Date Categories of insect pest Category Criteria Examples Based on occurrence 1. Regular pest occur more frequently, close association with the crop Cardamom capsule borer, Brinjal shoot and fruit borer, Chilli and cardamom thrips, Codling moth, Mango nut weevil 2. Occasional pest Occurs infrequently, no close association with cro

insects (as crop pest ) 17 species of predatory insects (useful as bio-control agents).Category of harmful insect pests includes the major and minor pest species of vegetables, major polyphagous pests, pests of Paddy, Pulses ,Cereals, Oilseeds and other crops .The present study reviles that documented information on these species gives broader. Among the above practices traps and baits can be indigenously prepared using locally available resource for better monitoring and control of insect pests. A few examples are cited below; Trapping rhinoceros beetles (RB) in coconut: a mud pot with three quarters of it is to be filled with water and to this 250 g of powdered castor cake is added Ornamental plant managers depend on pesticides for insect pest control and plant protection. Pyrethroids and neonicotinoids comprise 43% of global insecticide sales, yet both face regulatory threats due to environmental and human health concerns, particularly for urban landscape use (Troczka 2013; Goulson et al. 2015; EPA 2016). Thus, effective. Farms provide food for people and increase pest populations. Mass production of food relies on densely packed plants of the same type (monocultures), which are vulnerable to attack by insects. In natural habitats insects have to hunt for food, but a farm makes it easy for insects because the crop is isolated. Insects can cause economic devastation

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BIOLOGICAL AND BIOTECHNOLOGICAL CONTROL OF INSECT PESTS - CHAPTER 1 pdf. BIOLOGICAL AND BIOTECHNOLOGICAL CONTROL OF INSECT PESTS - CHAPTER 1 pdf M.M., Masud, M.M 2009 Effect of storage container's environment at different storage period on the quality of chilli seeds Int J Sust Crop Prod., 4(4):28-32 Bekele, A.J., Ofori, D.O and Hassanali. Scouting for insects using a sweep net. IPM is a sustainable pest-management approach that combines biological, cultural, physical, and chemical tools in a way that minimizes economic, health, and environmental risks. IPM combines the most economical and ecologically sound techniques to control insect and mite pests efficiently and effectively Using coloured paper and light as an alternative pest control is a natural way of physically attracting insects. Every type of insects has different adaptation abilities in order to protect themselves from predators. This research aimed to find alternativesin insect pest management and to reduce the use of chemical insecticides Pests and Diseases in Chilli Farming. Chillies are very prone to pests and diseases. And the presence of any pests, insect, and diseases in any crop leads to reduce the production to a big extent. So, learn the list of common pests and diseases in chilli cultivation along with their symptoms and control measures. Chilli Pests and Their Contro Chilli Pests and Their Control. Learn the list of common pests and insect, observed in chilli production along with their symptoms and control measures. Pests Symptoms Cause Prevention Aphids Small & succulent, pear-shaped insects. Mostly attack in cold months & influence widely to the crop. Aphids lower down the pods quality and growth

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Efficacy of newer insecticides against major insect pests of Indian bean, Lablab purpureus L. Karnataka Journal of Agricultural Sciences. 28(4): 616-619. Chakravarty, S., Agnihotri, M. (2016). Evaluation of certain novel insecticides along with biopesticides for the management of major insect pests of pigeonpea. Journal of Experimental Zoology Pest management is facing economic and ecological challenge worldwide due to human and environmental hazards caused by majority of Botanical pesticides used to control different insect pest in vegetables Botanical pesticies Insects pest Nicotine Aphids, thrips, caterpillars Chilli and peppers Fresh chillies Chop of 500 grams fresh. 57 insect pests were well documented in chillies crop in the state of Karnataka, on nursery and agricultural field, correspondingly (Reddy and Puttaswamy, 1983 and 1984). During the last twenty years insecticidal management for chilli pests in general an For maximum efficacy in pest control, avoid using any chemical fertilizers. Fertilizers diminish the capacity of vital ingredients in garlic to fight pests. Aphids, ants, termites, white flies, beetles, borers, caterpillars, slugs, and army worms are some of the pests that can be suitably controlled using garlic Homemade pest control solutions focus on using plants, soaps, spices, coffee grounds, mulches, etc., known to be able to control pests in the garden, safely and effectively. Such solutions can be of great benefit to gardeners and small-scale farmers, as many homemade pest control solutions can be made from locally available materials for little.

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diagnosis, such as giving the name of a nutrient that is deficient or the pest species causing the problem. However, in many cases a very specific diagnosis is not necessary to identify corrective measures. A diagnosis of a pest group, such as fungus or stem-boring insect, will provide a lot of useful information for developing an adequate. Controlling garden pests with garlic is a low cost, non-toxic control and can be done quite simply. How do you use garlic as a pest control? Using Garlic for Pest Control. There are a couple ways to use garlic as a pest control. The most common is to make a garlic spray for pests Scirtothrips dorsalis Hood (Thysanoptera: Thripidae), a polyphagous tiny insect pest, causes a characteristic upward leaf curl on tender leaves of chilli (Capsicum annuum L.) due to their feeding. Infestation of S. dorsalis during early cropping period resulted 30-70 % yield loss in dry chilli This book covers alternative insect control strategies, such as the allelopathy phenomenon, tactics in integrated pest management of opportunistic generalist insect species, biological control of root pathogens, insect pest control by polyculture strategy, application of several integrated pest management programs, irrigation tactics and soil physical processes, and carbon stocks to manage weeds