Publication - Statistics publication

Pesticide usage in Scotland 2016: soft fruit crops

Published: 31 Oct 2017
Directorate:
Agriculture and Rural Economy Directorate
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

2.9 MB

113 page PDF

2.9 MB

Contents
Pesticide usage in Scotland 2016: soft fruit crops
Table 24: Blackcurrant insecticide active substances - 2016

113 page PDF

2.9 MB

Table 24: Blackcurrant insecticide active substances - 2016

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

Insecticides/acaricides Blackcurrants
(Ha) (%) (Kg)
Deltamethrin 1 <0.5 <0.5
Lambda-cyhalothrin 387 68 4
Spinosad 57 19 5
Spirotetramat 153 27 11
Thiacloprid 345 72 41
All insecticides/acaricides 943 92 62
Area grown 304

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