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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 4: Strawberry fungicide and sulphur formulations - 2016

113 page PDF

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Table 4: Strawberry fungicide and sulphur formulations - 2016

Area (ha) and percentage of crop treated

Fungicides Non-protected Strawberry Protected Strawberry All Strawberry 2014 (1)
(Ha) (%) (Ha) (%) (Ha) (%) (Ha)
Azoxystrobin 0 0 1,109 82 1,109 76 1,237
Boscalid/pyraclostrobin 5 7 782 64 788 59 514
Bupirimate 5 7 852 73 857 68 1,181
Chlorothalonil 16 7 0 0 16 1 36
Cyflufenamid 0 0 70 7 70 6 0
Cyprodinil/fludioxonil 2 2 1,199 95 1,201 88 1,191
Dimethomorph 0 0 104 11 104 10 178
Fenamidone/fosetyl-aluminium 5 7 150 16 155 15 91
Fenhexamid 45 38 1,182 84 1,227 81 1,593
Fenpropimorph 12 9 334 19 346 19 536
Iprodione 5 7 1,073 82 1,078 76 1,390
Kresoxim-methyl 0 0 242 21 242 20 699
Mepanipyrim 0 0 54 6 54 5 347
Meptyldinocap 0 0 250 21 250 19 392
Myclobutanil 5 7 1,603 88 1,608 82 2,201
Penconazole 0 0 177 14 177 13 40
Potassium hydrogen carbonate 0 0 217 13 217 12 1,438
Pyrimethanil 8 9 319 32 327 30 539
Quinoxyfen 0 0 768 64 768 60 731
All fungicides 109 38 10,483 99 10,593 94 15,655
Sulphur 0 0 339 20 339 18 1,307
Area grown 75 920 995 972

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


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