Publication - Statistics

Pesticide usage - arable crops and potato stores 2018: survey results

Published: 13 Nov 2019
Directorate:
Agriculture and Rural Economy Directorate
Part of:
Farming and rural
ISBN:
9781839603099

Information from a survey of pesticide use on arable crops and potato stores in Scotland during 2018.

Pesticide usage - arable crops and potato stores 2018: survey results
Table 16: Legume fungicide formulations - 2018

Table 16: Legume fungicide formulations - 2018

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

Fungicides Legumes 2018 Legumes 2018 2016(1) 2016(1)
ha % kg ha kg
Azoxystrobin 524 13 58 1,047 119
Chlorothalonil 78 3 49 219 157
Chlorothalonil/cyproconazole 1,205 30 567 3,503 2,004
All fungicides 1,807 30 674 6,042 2,525
Area grown 2,549     3,777  

(1) For full list of formulations recorded in 2016 please refer to the 2016 report(3)

Note: legumes includes field beans and dry harvest peas


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