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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

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Contents
Pesticide usage in Scotland 2016: soft fruit crops
Table 16: Strawberry insecticide and acaricide active substances - 2016

113 page PDF

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Table 16: Strawberry insecticide and acaricide active substances - 2016

Area (ha), Quantity (kg) and percentage of crop treated

Insecticides/acaricides Non-protected strawberry Protected strawberry All strawberry
(Ha) (%) (Kg) (Ha) (%) (Kg) (Ha) (%) (Kg)
Abamectin 0 0 0 858 59 6 858 55 6
Chlorpyrifos 0 0 0 159 17 75 159 16 75
Clofentezine 0 0 0 595 35 76 595 32 76
Deltamethrin 0 0 0 165 18 1 165 17 1
Etoxazole 0 0 0 162 18 5 162 16 5
Fenpyroximate 0 0 0 2 <0.5 <0.5 2 <0.5 <0.5
Lambda-cyhalothrin 2 2 <0.5 884 81 8 886 75 8
Pirimicarb 0 0 0 88 10 25 88 9 25
Pymetrozine 0 0 0 284 29 57 284 27 57
Pyrethrins 0 0 0 60 6 3 60 6 3
Spinosad 0 0 0 51 6 4 51 5 4
Spirodiclofen 0 0 0 37 4 1 37 4 1
Spiromesifen 0 0 0 5 1 1 5 <0.5 1
Tebufenpyrad 0 0 0 72 8 9 72 7 9
Thiacloprid 0 0 0 433 34 52 433 32 52
All insecticides/acaricides 2 2 <0.5 3,856 99 322 3,858 92 322
Area grown 75 920 995

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