Publication - Statistics

Pesticide usage in Scotland 2016: soft fruit crops

Published: 31 Oct 2017
Directorate:
Agriculture and Rural Delivery Directorate
Part of:
Farming and rural
ISBN:
9781788512589

A revised version of this report has been issued to correct inaccuracies in active substance application weight data that were overestimated in the original report. This issue only affects certain herbicide active substances in relation to quantity applied. Please do not use the original version of this report as this has now been replaced by the revised 2020 report: Pesticide usage in Scotland 2016: soft fruit crops – revised 2020.

This publication presents information from a survey of pesticide use on soft fruit crops grown in Scotland during 2016.

113 page PDF

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113 page PDF

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Pesticide usage in Scotland 2016: soft fruit crops
References

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References

1. Food and Environment Protection Act 1985: http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ukpga/1985/48

2. EU Statistics Regulation (1185/2009/ EC) Regulation ( EC) No 1185/2009 of the European ... - EUR-Lex [Accessed 01 September 2017]

3. Reay, G., Monie, C. & Wardlaw,J. (2015) Pesticide Usage in Scotland, Soft Fruit Crops 2014, SG, Edinburgh

4. Hughes, J., Thomas, L., Wardlaw, J. & Watson, J. (2013) Pesticide Usage in Scotland, Soft Fruit Crops 2012, SG, Edinburgh

5. Reay, G., Thomas, L. & Watson, J. (2012) Pesticide Usage in Scotland, Protected Edible Crops 2011, SGRPID, Edinburgh

6. Met Office Regional Rainfall and Mean Temperature Datasets http://www.metoffice.gov.uk/climate/uk/summaries/datasets

7. Insecticide Resistance Action Committee ( IRAC) http://www.irac-online.org/ [Accessed 01 September 2017]

8. Fungicide Resistance Action Committee ( FRAC) http://www.frac.info/home [Accessed 01 September 2017]

9. Herbicide Resistance Action Committee ( HRAC) http://hracglobal.com/ [Accessed 01 September 2017]

10. Annual Survey of Hours and Earnings ( ASHE) 2015 (Table 3.5a) https://www.ons.gov.uk/employmentandlabourmarket/peopleinwork/earningsandworkinghours/datasets/regionbyoccupation2digitsocashetable3 [Accessed 01 September 2017]

11. Agricultural Statistics, Scotland 2016. HMSO, Edinburgh 2016.

12. EU Sustainable Use Directive (2009/128/ EC) http://eurlex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=OJ:L:2009:309:0071:0086:en:PDF

13. Wood, H.J. An Agricultural Atlas of Scotland. George Gill and Sons, London, 1931.


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