Pesticide use in India

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Pesticides Usage by States
StateTotal pesticides consumed
Uttar Pradesh39948
Tamil Nadu12851
All India210,600

Top Pesticides

Pesticide (Technical Grade)Quantity consumed
(metric tonnes)
Sulphur (fungicide)16424
Endosulfan (insecticide)15537
Mancozeb (fungicide)11067
Phorate (insecticide)10763
Methyl Parathion (insecticide)8408
Monocrotophos (insecticide)8209
Cypermethrin (insecticide)7309
Isoproturon (herbicide)7163
Chlorpyrifos (insecticide)7163
Malathion (insecticide)7103
Carbendazim (fungicide)6767
Butachlor (herbicide)6750
Quinalphos (insecticide)6329
Copper oxychloride6055
Dichlorvos (insecticide)5833


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