Real U.S. agricultural producer expenditures on pesricides, 1980-2007

millions of 2007 US$

Area graph with 28 groups and 3 items per group.

Group 1, 1980, Total value of 7092.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4531 which is 63.9% of 1980.
Item 2, insecticides value of 2157 which is 30.4% of 1980.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 404 which is 5.7% of 1980.
Group 2, 1981, Total value of 6945.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4496 which is 64.7% of 1981.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1977 which is 28.5% of 1981.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 472 which is 6.8% of 1981.
Group 3, 1982, Total value of 6063.
Item 1, herbicides value of 3890 which is 64.2% of 1982.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1750 which is 28.9% of 1982.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 423 which is 7.0% of 1982.
Group 4, 1983, Total value of 7184.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4459 which is 62.1% of 1983.
Item 2, insecticides value of 2008 which is 28.0% of 1983.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 717 which is 10.0% of 1983.
Group 5, 1984, Total value of 7625.
Item 1, herbicides value of 5487 which is 72.0% of 1984.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1461 which is 19.2% of 1984.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 677 which is 8.9% of 1984.
Group 6, 1985, Total value of 7202.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4636 which is 64.4% of 1985.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1583 which is 22.0% of 1985.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 983 which is 13.6% of 1985.
Group 7, 1986, Total value of 6622.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4285 which is 64.7% of 1986.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1411 which is 21.3% of 1986.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 926 which is 14.0% of 1986.
Group 8, 1987, Total value of 7204.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4470 which is 62.0% of 1987.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1744 which is 24.2% of 1987.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 990 which is 13.7% of 1987.
Group 9, 1988, Total value of 7148.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4525 which is 63.3% of 1988.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1484 which is 20.8% of 1988.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1139 which is 15.9% of 1988.
Group 10, 1989, Total value of 6901.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4463 which is 64.7% of 1989.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1341 which is 19.4% of 1989.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1097 which is 15.9% of 1989.
Group 11, 1990, Total value of 7070.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4558 which is 64.5% of 1990.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1404 which is 19.9% of 1990.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1108 which is 15.7% of 1990.
Group 12, 1991, Total value of 6552.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4578 which is 69.9% of 1991.
Item 2, insecticides value of 863 which is 13.2% of 1991.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1111 which is 17.0% of 1991.
Group 13, 1992, Total value of 7087.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4782 which is 67.5% of 1992.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1292 which is 18.2% of 1992.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1013 which is 14.3% of 1992.
Group 14, 1993, Total value of 7035.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4671 which is 66.4% of 1993.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1316 which is 18.7% of 1993.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1048 which is 14.9% of 1993.
Group 15, 1994, Total value of 7999.
Item 1, herbicides value of 5389 which is 67.4% of 1994.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1449 which is 18.1% of 1994.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1161 which is 14.5% of 1994.
Group 16, 1995, Total value of 8558.
Item 1, herbicides value of 5590 which is 65.3% of 1995.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1757 which is 20.5% of 1995.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1211 which is 14.2% of 1995.
Group 17, 1996, Total value of 8648.
Item 1, herbicides value of 5831 which is 67.4% of 1996.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1599 which is 18.5% of 1996.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1218 which is 14.1% of 1996.
Group 18, 1997, Total value of 8846.
Item 1, herbicides value of 5990 which is 67.7% of 1997.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1656 which is 18.7% of 1997.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1200 which is 13.6% of 1997.
Group 19, 1998, Total value of 8792.
Item 1, herbicides value of 5989 which is 68.1% of 1998.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1517 which is 17.3% of 1998.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1286 which is 14.6% of 1998.
Group 20, 1999, Total value of 8326.
Item 1, herbicides value of 5473 which is 65.7% of 1999.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1496 which is 18.0% of 1999.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1357 which is 16.3% of 1999.
Group 21, 2000, Total value of 8222.
Item 1, herbicides value of 5408 which is 65.8% of 2000.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1524 which is 18.5% of 2000.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1290 which is 15.7% of 2000.
Group 22, 2001, Total value of 7878.
Item 1, herbicides value of 5306 which is 67.4% of 2001.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1411 which is 17.9% of 2001.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1161 which is 14.7% of 2001.
Group 23, 2002, Total value of 7807.
Item 1, herbicides value of 5109 which is 65.4% of 2002.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1562 which is 20.0% of 2002.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1136 which is 14.6% of 2002.
Group 24, 2003, Total value of 7826.
Item 1, herbicides value of 5073 which is 64.8% of 2003.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1521 which is 19.4% of 2003.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1232 which is 15.7% of 2003.
Group 25, 2004, Total value of 8128.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4906 which is 60.4% of 2004.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1848 which is 22.7% of 2004.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1374 which is 16.9% of 2004.
Group 26, 2005, Total value of 8010.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4627 which is 57.8% of 2005.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1910 which is 23.8% of 2005.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1473 which is 18.4% of 2005.
Group 27, 2006, Total value of 7501.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4167 which is 55.6% of 2006.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1870 which is 24.9% of 2006.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1464 which is 19.5% of 2006.
Group 28, 2007, Total value of 7869.
Item 1, herbicides value of 4211 which is 53.5% of 2007.
Item 2, insecticides value of 1999 which is 25.4% of 2007.
Item 3, fungicides and other value of 1659 which is 21.1% of 2007.

Source: Estimates for 1980-1987 are from Donaldson et al., and the estimates for 1988-2007 are from Grube et al.