Appendix V. Quantities of Specific Pesticide Active Ingredients Used on Other Agricultural Crops in Ontario, 2008

Table of Contents

  1. Definition
  2. Herbicides
  3. Insecticides
  4. Fungicides
  5. Grand Total

Definition

Other crops include nursery crops, sod and ginseng. Greenhouse crops are not included in the survey.

Herbicides

Active Ingredient
Quantity (kg)
2,4-D amines
8,738
dicamba
707
glyphosate
6,635
mecoprop-p
4,305
simazine
1,059
s-metolachlor
606
other
255
Total
22,305

Insecticides

Active Ingredient
Quantity (kg)
acephate
2,929
carbaryl
3,878
dicofol
332
endosulfan
233
imidacloprid
214
malathion
346
other
252
Total
8,185

Fungicides

Active Ingredient
Quantity (kg)
azoxystrobin
600
captan
816
chlorothalonil
8,697
copper oxychloride
936
fosetyl-al
6,380
iprodione
382
mancozeb
10,354
metiram
706
myclobutanil
434
propiconazole
619
other
184
Total
30,108

Grand Total

A grand total of 60,598 kilograms of pesticides were used on other Ontario crops.

 


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Author: Bill McGee - Statistics/OMAFRA; Hugh Berges - Manager, Horticultural Technology/OMAFRA; Denise Beaton - Crop Protection Team Lead/OMAFRA
Creation Date: April 2010
Last Reviewed: April 2010