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Publication - Statistics Publication

Pesticide usage in Scotland 2016: soft fruit crops

Published: 31 Oct 2017
Part of:
Farming and rural
ISBN:
9781788512589

This publication presents information from a survey of pesticide use on soft fruit crops grown in Scotland during 2016.

113 page PDF

2.9MB

113 page PDF

2.9MB

Contents
Pesticide usage in Scotland 2016: soft fruit crops
Table 10: Blackcurrant insecticide and acaricide formulations - 2016

113 page PDF

2.9MB

Table 10: Blackcurrant insecticide and acaricide formulations - 2016

Area (ha) and percentage of crop treated

Insecticides/acaricides Blackcurrants 2014 (1)
(Ha) (%) (Ha)
Deltamethrin 1 <0.5 0
Lambda-cyhalothrin 387 68 435
Spinosad 57 19 0
Spirotetramat 153 27 67
Thiacloprid 345 72 279
All insecticides/acaricides 943 92 1,656
Area grown 304 341

(1) For full list of formulations recorded in 2014 please refer to the 2014 report (3)

Note: no biologicals were recorded on blackcurrants


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