Cover Crops with Allelopathic Potential

Providing weed suppression through the use of allelopathic cover crops is an important method of weed control in organic farming and it is one of the best possibilities of allelopathy application (Sullivan 2003a). Besides, growing of cover crops provide soil protection against erosion and better water infiltration, decrease nutrient losses especially nitrogen, improve soil physical and chemical characteristics, increase soil organic matter and biological diversity and reduce pressures of...