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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

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113 page PDF

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Contents
Pesticide usage in Scotland 2016: soft fruit crops
Table 31: Mode of action/chemical group of fungicide active substances - 2016

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Table 31: Mode of action/chemical group of fungicide active substances - 2016

Area (ha) and quantity (kg) of active substances for all crops

Mode of action Active substance Group name Chemical Group FRAC Group Total Soft Fruit
(Ha) (Kg)
Amino acids and protein synthesis Cyprodinil Anilino - pyrimidine Anilino - pyrimidine 9 1,789 646
Mepanipyrim Anilino - pyrimidine Anilino - pyrimidine 9 54 22
Pyrimethanil Anilino - pyrimidine Anilino - pyrimidine 9 524 350
All amino acids and protein synthesis 2,368 1,018
Cell wall biosynthesis Dimethomorph Carboxylic acid amide Morpholine/cinamic acid amides 40 228 312
All cell wall biosynthesis 228 312
Multi-site contact activity Chlorothalonil Chloronitriles Chloronitriles M5 16 16
Copper oxychloride Inorganic Inorganic M1 8 8
All multi-site contact activity 25 24
Not classified Potassium hydrogen carbonate Diverse Diverse NC 217 935
All not classified 217 935
Nucleic acids synthesis Bupirimate Hydroxy-(2-amino-) pyrimidines Hydroxy-(2-amino-) pyrimidines 8 891 306
All nucleic acids synthesis 891 306
Respiration Boscalid SDHI Pyridine-carboxamides 7 1,208 419
Azoxystrobin Qo inhibitor Methoxy-acrylates 11 1,194 297
Fenamidone Qo inhibitor Imidazolinones 11 155 36
Kresoxim-methyl Qo inhibitor Oximino-acetates 11 639 76
Respiration Pyraclostrobin Qo inhibitor Methoxy-carbamates 11 1,208 105
Fluazinam 2,6-dinitro-anilines 29 33 25
Meptyldinocap Dinitrophenyl crotonates 29 250 52
All respiration 4,687 1,011
Signal transduction Iprodione Dicarboximide Dicarboximide 2 1,187 876
Fludioxonil Phenylpyrroles Phenylpyrroles 12 1,789 431
Quinoxyfen Azanaphthalenes Aryloxyquinoline 13 777 97
All signal transduction 3,753 1,404
Sterol biosynthesis in membranes Myclobutanil DeMethylation inhibitor Triazole 3 2,221 180
Penconazole DeMethylation inhibitor Triazole 3 193 9
Tebuconazole DeMethylation inhibitor Triazole 3 48 8
Fenpropimorph Morpholine Morpholine 5 379 273
Fenhexamid ( SBI: Class III) Hydroxyanilides 17 1,704 1,211
All sterol biosynthesis in membranes 4,547 1,681
Unknown mode of action Cyflufenamid Phenyl-acetamide Phenyl-acetamide U6 70 1
Dodine Guanidines Guanidines U12 1 1
Fosetyl-aluminium Phosphonates Ethyl phosphonates 33 155 363
All unknown mode of action 226 365
All fungicides 16,940 7,055
Sulphur 781 3,687
Area grown 1,876

Note: Active substances have been grouped by their mode of action. Full details on mode of action classification can be found on the Fungicide Resistance Action Committee ( FRAC) webpage (8) .


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