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Publication - Statistics

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

Published: 13 Nov 2019
Directorate:
Agriculture and Rural Delivery 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.

130 page PDF

2.2 MB

130 page PDF

2.2 MB

Contents
Pesticide usage - arable crops and potato stores 2018: survey results
Table 4: Potato cultivation and storage, comparison with previous surveys – 2018

130 page PDF

2.2 MB

Table 4: Potato cultivation and storage, comparison with previous surveys – 2018

  Crop 2014 2016 2018
Area grown (ha)(1) Seed 13,300 12,760 12,092
Ware 15,211 14,766 15,268
Tonnes stored Seed 398,780 415,023 408,870
Ware 747,902 725,263 697,021

(1) This is the census area of the crops intended to be grown for seed and ware production. Some of the seed crop was reclassified as ware post-harvest


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