PAN Pesticides Database - California Pesticide Use

Pesticide Use on Pluot in 2012

Note: See Working with the Information on this Page section below for important notes about this data.

Identifying information about Pluot, including commodity group and code number.
Top 50 pesticides used on Pluot, with information on the identity, use type and toxicity of each pesticide, as well as gross pounds used, application rate, acres planted, and number of applications.
Pesticide use on Pluot by county for all counties in California, with information on gross pounds used, application rate, acres planted, and number of applications.

Crop or Site information for Pluot

Basic Identification Information About This Crop or Site
Name
CDFA Commodity Group
Use Category
EPA Site Code
DPR Site Code
Pluot
Fruits and Nuts
AG

5505

Accuracy of acres planted data not evaluated for this crop.

 

Top 50 Pesticides Used on Pluot in California in 2012


Totals for 2003 and later may be under-reported due to omission of adjuvants in DPR's data since that time.
Chemical Name
(CA Chem Code)
Chemical Class PAN Bad Actor Gross
Pounds
Application Rate
Pounds per acre treated
Acres Planted
where all or part
has been sprayed
Acres Treated
All Chemicals (NA, 00)
Not Listed 5,005 0.45 262.3 11,104
Uses:
Sulfur (560)
Inorganic Not Listed 1,252 6.79 176.2 184.4
Uses: Fungicide, Insecticide
Mineral oil, unrefined (401, 2045, 765, 763, 2687, 473)
Petroleum derivative-Aromatic Yes 1,096 1.43 223.6 764.4
Note! Data for Mineral oil, unrefined summarizes data from 2 or more chem codes and may not agree with DPR summaries which total data for each chem code.
Uses: Insecticide, Adjuvant, Herbicide, Fungicide
Glyphosate, isopropylamine salt (1855)
Phosphonoglycine Not Listed 1,064 1.97 205.6 539.7
Uses: Herbicide
2,4-D, dimethylamine salt (806)
Chlorophenoxy acid or ester Yes 514.4 1.64 169.9 314.6
Uses: Herbicide
Paraquat dichloride (1601)
Bipyridylium Yes 230.7 1.04 143.9 222.2
Uses: Herbicide
Limonene (979, 2531)
Oil - essential, Botanical Not Listed 128.8 0.18 169.9 698.1
Note! Data for Limonene summarizes data from 2 or more chem codes and may not agree with DPR summaries which total data for each chem code.
Uses: Insect Repellent, Insecticide, Dog and Cat Repellent
Alkyl (C8,C10) polyglycoside (4015)
Polyalkyloxy Compound Not Listed 97.4 0.14 169.9 698.1
Uses: Adjuvant
Ammonium sulfate (1363)
Inorganic Not Listed 92.7 0.13 169.9 698.1
Uses: Herbicide, pH Adjustment
Iprodione (2081)
Dicarboximide Yes 92.2 0.53 170.8 172.4
Uses: Fungicide
Ammonium nitrate (3052)
Inorganic Not Listed 46.4 0.07 169.9 698.1
Uses: Rodenticide, Microbiocide
Oxyfluorfen (1973)
Diphenyl ether Yes 40.1 0.13 176.9 317.7
Uses: Herbicide
Buprofezin (3947)
Unclassified Not Listed 37.3 0.23 169.9 159.8
Uses: Insect Growth Regulator
Copper hydroxide (151)
Inorganic-Copper Not Listed 30.7 7.68 4.50 4.00
Uses: Fungicide, Microbiocide, Nematicide
Myclobutanil (2245)
Azole Yes 27.2 0.15 180.4 185.4
Uses: Fungicide
Spirodiclofen (5857)
Keto-enol Yes 23.8 0.26 92.9 92.5
Uses: Insecticide
Propiconazole (2276)
Azole Yes 22.5 0.12 202.1 193.5
Uses: Fungicide
Flubendiamide (5948)
Anthranilic diamide Not Listed 19.3 0.12 174.9 164.8
Uses: Insecticide
Indoxacarb, S-isomer (5331)
Unclassified Not Listed 19.1 0.11 169.9 169.9
Uses: Insecticide
Pendimethalin (1929)
2,6-Dinitroaniline Not Listed 18.9 3.79 5.00 5.00
Uses: Herbicide
Polyether modified polysiloxane (5223)
Silicone Not Listed 18.7 0.05 169.9 396.4
Uses: Adjuvant
Alkylaryl polyethoxy ethanol phosphate (2368)
Polyalkyloxy Compound Not Listed 15.7 0.02 169.9 698.1
Uses: Adjuvant, Soap/Surfactant
Diethylene glycol (2334)
Glycol Not Listed 11.5 0.45 25.4 25.4
Uses: Adjuvant, Solvent
Nonyl phenoxy poly (ethylene oxy) ethanol (1743, 1397, 3999, 5755)
Polyalkyloxy Compound Not Listed 10.4 0.26 38.8 39.8
Note! Data for Nonyl phenoxy poly (ethylene oxy) ethanol summarizes data from 2 or more chem codes and may not agree with DPR summaries which total data for each chem code.
Uses: Adjuvant, Plant Growth Regulator, Soap/Surfactant
Polyvinyl polymer (2822)
Polymer Not Listed 10.2 0.01 169.9 698.1
Uses: Adjuvant
Methoxyfenozide (5698)
Diacylhydrazine Not Listed 8.99 0.27 29.4 33.4
Uses: Insecticide
Modified phthalic glycerol alkyd resin (1159)
Polymer Not Listed 7.25 0.31 20.0 23.6
Uses: Adjuvant
2-Butoxyethanol (1880, 89)
Alcohol/Ether Not Listed 6.28 0.0090 169.9 698.1
Note! Data for 2-Butoxyethanol summarizes data from 2 or more chem codes and may not agree with DPR summaries which total data for each chem code.
Uses: Fungicide, Microbiocide, Solvent, Adjuvant
Isopropylamine dodecylbenzene sulfonate (3247)
Benzene sulfonate Not Listed 6.28 0.0090 169.9 698.1
Uses: Microbiocide, Adjuvant, Fungicide, Insecticide
Dimethyl poly siloxane (1861)
Silicone Not Listed 5.77 0.0077 196.1 749.4
Uses: Adjuvant, Insecticide
Bacillus thuringiensis, subsp. Kurstaki, strain ABTS-351, fermentation solids and solubles (5829)
Microbial Not Listed 5.21 0.54 10.0 9.65
Uses: Insecticide
Copper oxide (ous) (175)
Inorganic-Copper Not Listed 5.13 5.71 0.90 0.90
Uses: Fungicide, Insecticide
Alpha-pinene polymer (3996)
Polymer Not Listed 4.86 0.30 15.5 16.0
Uses: Insecticide
Avermectin (2254, 5916, 5917)
Botanical, Macrocyclic Lactone Yes 4.51 0.02 195.2 195.2
Note! Data for Avermectin summarizes data from 2 or more chem codes and may not agree with DPR summaries which total data for each chem code.
Uses: Insecticide
Z-8-dodecenyl acetate (2251)
Pheromone Not Listed 4.46 0.08 54.9 55.1
Uses: Pheromone
Reynoutria sachalinensis (5823)
Microbial Not Listed 4.01 0.20 11.8 20.0
Uses: Fungicide, Plant Growth Regulator
Boscalid (5790)
Anilide Not Listed 3.94 0.21 7.00 19.0
Uses: Fungicide
Spinetoram (XDE-175-J) (5946)
Spinosyn Not Listed 2.10 0.07 30.9 30.4
Uses: Insecticide
Indaziflam (5999)
Triazine Not Listed 2.06 0.07 43.0 31.5
Uses: Herbicide
Pyraclostrobin (5759)
Strobin Not Listed 2.00 0.11 7.00 19.0
Uses: Fungicide
Esfenvalerate (2321)
Pyrethroid Not Listed 1.83 0.05 40.3 40.3
Uses: Insecticide
Fenpropathrin (2234)
Pyrethroid Yes 1.56 0.31 5.00 5.00
Uses: Insecticide
Diazinon (198)
Organophosphorus Yes 1.25 1.25 1.50 1.00
Uses: Insecticide
Pyriproxyfen (4019)
Juvenile hormone mimic Not Listed 1.23 0.09 14.0 14.0
Uses: Insect Growth Regulator
Oryzalin (1868)
2,6-Dinitroaniline Yes 0.75 1.66 0.90 0.45
Uses: Herbicide
Polyoxyethylene soybean oil fatty acid ester (mol. Wt. 850) (3338)
Polyalkyloxy Compound Not Listed 0.74 0.55 0.90 1.35
Uses: Insecticide, Adjuvant
Poly (methylene para nonylphenoxy) - poly (oxypropylene) propanol (1788)
Polyalkyloxy Compound Not Listed 0.64 0.16 2.00 4.00
Uses: Adjuvant
Quinoxyfen (5787)
Quinoline Not Listed 0.56 0.11 5.00 5.00
Uses: Fungicide
Alpha-(p-(1,1,3,3-tetramethyl butyl) phenyl)-omega-hydroxy poly (1932)
Polyalkyloxy Compound Not Listed 0.43 0.04 10.0 9.65
Uses: Adjuvant
Dodecylbenzene sulfonic acid (941)
Not Listed 0.36 0.04 10.0 9.65
Uses: Adjuvant, Microbiocide, Insecticide

Regional Use for All Chemicals on Pluot in 2012

Region
(County Code)
Gross
Pounds
Application
Rate
pounds per acre treated
Acres Planted
where all or part
has been sprayed
Acres Treated Application
Count
California (00)
5,005 0.45 262.3 11,104 491
Kings (16)
4,036 0.38 187.9 10,491 381
Fresno (10)
795.5 1.82 47.3 438.0 44
Stanislaus (50)
55.5 2.61 4.65 21.3 14
El Dorado (09)
44.7 2.48 1.50 18.0 11
Merced (24)
41.4 0.56 5.00 74.0 13
Sutter (51)
14.6 1.49 2.00 9.80 10
Tulare (54)
13.1 0.58 10.5 22.5 7
Solano (48)
3.03 0.12 2.00 26.0 5
San Diego (37)
1.51 1.51 1.00 1.00 1
Placer (31)
0.0052 0.0024 0.50 2.16 5
Working with the Information on this Page

* Complete 2001 data for Kern county was never submitted by the Kern County Agricultural Commissioners office. This missing data includes approximately 32,000 records totaling roughly 10 million pounds. An omission of this scale will significantly impact statewide trends.

** The 2005 data for Ventura county is incomplete because not all of the data was available at the time of DPR's release. Missing data includes mostly applications made in November and December. An estimate based on reported use in Ventura County during November and December from 2002 to 2004 suggests that the 2005 total pounds is underreported by approximately 500,000 pounds. The active ingredients most affected are captan and petroleum oil. See the DPR's 2005 PUR report for additional details.

NOTE! See methodology and documentation for California Pesticide Use Reporting for important qualifications on these numbers.

Click on the commodities name links for special caveats on the data for each commodity. For more detailed use information, including data for other years, search our California Pesticide Use database. Original source for all pesticide use data is the California Pesticide Use Report (PUR) dataset, collected and managed by the California Department of Pesticide Regulation. Significant processing of the original dataset is required to generate the summary data presented here; see documentation for a full discussion of data handling.

NOTE! Comments on the accuracy of Acres Planted reflect PAN's analysis of acreage data from the California Agricultural Statistics Service (CASS) and Department of Pesticide Regulation Pesticide Use Reporting data. The method used to assess acreage accuracy is described in the documentation. Accuracy was evaluated for aggregate, statewide California acreage, but not for smaller regions (e.g., counties). See CASS acreage estimates for additional information.

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Definitions
  • Acres Planted is the planted acreage of the crop in the selected region where the selected chemical was applied. This figure may not be the total acreage of the selected crop. To obtain the total planted acreage for a crop or county, see the crop and county pages available from the Pesticide Use Search Page. See documentation for important distinctions between acres treated and acres planted.
  • Acres Treated is the acreage of the crop actually treated with the pesticide. Gross Pounds applied divided by Acres Treated is the application rate of the pesticide. The difference between Acres Planted and Acres Treated is best explained through an example:If a farmer has a 100-acre field and sprays 50 acres, then the Acres Planted will be 100 and the Acres Treated will be 50. If a farmer sprays 50 of their 100 acres three times, then the Acres Planted will remain at 100 acres, but now the value of Acres Treated will be 150. This figure may not be the total acreage of the selected crop. See documentation for further distinctions between acres treated and acres planted.
  • Application Count indicates the number of times this chemical was applied.
  • Application Rate indicates the total pounds applied to acreage divided by the total treated acres. Only pounds applied to acreage are used to calculate the application rate. This excludes pesticides used to fumigate stored commodities or other non-cropland applications. See documentation for important distinctions between acres treated and acres planted.
  • Chemical Class indicates the chemical classification of this chemical.
  • Chemical Code is the California Department of Pesticide Regulation code number assigned as an identifier for each chemical.
  • Chemical Uses indicates the major uses for this chemical, with the most common use listed first.
  • County Code is a code number that various California State agencies use to identify each California county. There are 58 total counties.
  • Field Count is the number of fields where this chemical was applied.
  • Gross Pounds indicates the total pounds used, including both pounds used on acreage and pounds used in other applications such as commodity fumigation.
  • PAN Bad Actor indicates whether this chemical belongs to the group of most toxic pesticides or not. See link for a full definition of this term.