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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 15: Other soft fruit herbicide formulations - 2016

113 page PDF

2.9MB

Table 15: Other soft fruit herbicide formulations - 2016

Area (ha) and percentage of crop treated

Herbicides Non-protected other soft fruit Protected other soft fruit All other soft fruit crops 2014 (1)
(Ha) (%) (Ha) (%) (Ha) (%) (Ha)
Diquat 22 32 85 47 107 43 63
Flufenacet/metribuzin 13 19 2 1 15 6 2
Glyphosate 0 0 55 12 55 9 9
Isoxaben 11 17 2 1 13 5 3
Napropamide 8 12 52 29 60 24 45
Pendimethalin 10 15 0 0 10 4 1
Propyzamide 9 13 2 1 10 4 17
All herbicides 72 36 197 59 270 53 158
Area grown 68 180 248 172

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


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