Forestry Commission logo

Pesticide publications and technical guidance

Guidance on pesticide use

Forestry Commission publications giving guidance on pesticide use for weeds, pests, diseases and wildlife management in forests:

Herbicide advisor

Web based expert system to advise on herbicide use in forests

Technical information for practitioners

 Respiratory Protective Equipment (PDF-892K)
Forestry Commission Technical Note 6

 Mechanised Spraying Systems for Herbicide Use in Forestry (PDF-191K)
Forestry Commission Technical Note 12

 Planning and Managing Pesticide Stores (PDF-1080K)
Forestry Commission Technical Note 14

 Selecting Nozzles for Hand-held Applicators (PDF-1140K)
Forestry Commission Technical Note 15

Plant Health

Forestry Commission guidance on plant health related topics including latest news, legislation, import and export and pests and diseases.