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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 19: Strawberry herbicide active substances - 2016

113 page PDF

2.9MB

Table 19: Strawberry herbicide active substances - 2016

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

Herbicides Non-protected strawberry Protected strawberry All strawberry
(Ha) (%) (Kg) (Ha) (%) (Kg) (Ha) (%) (Kg)
Carfentrazone-ethyl 0 0 0 103 11 3 103 10 3
Clopyralid 10 7 2 23 3 2 34 3 4
Cycloxydim 5 7 2 0 0 0 5 1 2
Diquat 1 1 <0.5 828 40 352 828 37 352
Glufosinate-ammonium 0 0 0 73 6 45 73 6 45
Glyphosate 0 0 0 85 8 110 85 7 110
Isoxaben 17 22 3 324 33 31 341 32 34
Lenacil 2 2 4 0 0 0 2 <0.5 4
Metamitron 5 7 18 23 3 24 29 3 43
Napropamide 17 22 42 383 39 759 400 38 801
Pendimethalin 2 2 2 0 0 0 2 <0.5 2
Phenmedipham 5 2 2 0 0 0 5 <0.5 2
Propyzamide 5 7 7 90 9 101 96 9 109
All herbicides 68 25 83 1,933 54 1,427 2,001 52 1,510
Area grown 75 920 995

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