Pesticide Usage in Scotland: Rodenticides on Arable Farms

This report presents the results of a survey of rodenticide use on arable farms in Scotland in 2022.


The authors would like to thank the farmers and pest control professionals who provided the information used in this report. The authors would also like to thank David Rymer (Defra), Gillian Reay, Jackie Hughes and Elizabeth Sharp (SASA) for comments on the manuscript. In addition, Paul Gavin at the Scottish Government's Agricultural Census Analysis Team provided the SAF data and Adrian Roberts of Biomathematics and Statistics Scotland provided advice on the statistical analyses.

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