In 2006 aerial chemical pest and disease control measures were implemented with “Arivo” chemical on 19795 ha of infected forests of “Forestry” branches of Vayots Dzor, Kotayk, Aragatsotn and Syunik Marzes, of which 5300 ha in Vayots Dzor Marz, 2737 ha in Kotayk Marz, 2904 ha in Aragatsotn Marz and 8854 ha in Syunik Marz. Control measures were implemented primarily in the areas infected by leaf eating pests (brown tail) and green roller moth.

In 2007 highly efficient aerial chemical pest (leaf eating pests- brown tail, geometer moths) control measures were implemented with “Arivo” chemical on 24723 hectares of forest cover, of which 5600 ha was in Lori Marz, 4424 ha in Tavush Marz, 7445 ha in Syunik Marz, 3200 ha in Aragatsotn, 2054 in Vayots Dzor and 2000 in Kotayk.
In 2008 highly efficient aerial chemical control measures were implemented with “Arivo” pesticide against leaf eating pests (brown tail, geometer moths) and with “Baileton” chemical against diseases (oak powdery mildew) on 7700 hectares of forest land, of which 1200 ha in Aragatsotn Marz, 700 ha in Kotayk Marz, 1000 ha in Lori Marz, 3210 ha in Syunik Marz and 1590 ha in Vayots Dzor Marz.
In 2009 aerial chemical control measures were implemented against leaf eating pests and diseases with chemicals “Kral” and “Bayleton” on 4958 hectares of forest cover, of which 2200 ha in Tavush Marz and 2758 ha in Lori Marz.
In 2012 aerial chemical control measures were implemented against leaf eating pests and diseases on 9000 hectares of forest cover, of which 2500 ha in Syunik Marz, 1200 ha in Vayots Dzor Marz, 2800 ha in Aragatsotn Marz, 2500 ha in Kotayk Marz.
In 2013 aerial chemical control measures were implemented against leaf eating pests and diseases on 8870 hectares of forest cover, of which 5810 ha in Syunik Marz, 1100 ha in Vayots Dzor Marz, 1000 ha in Aragatsotn Marz, 960 ha in Kotayk Marz.
In 2014 aerial chemical control measures were implemented against leaf eating pests and diseases on 6300 hectares of forest cover, of which 2700 ha in Kotayk Marz, 1400 ha in Vayots Dzor Marz, 2200 ha in Aragatsotn Marz.
In 2016 aerial chemical control measures were implemented against leaf eating pests and diseases on 9210 hectares of forest cover, of which 1530 ha in Kotayk Marz, 1180 ha in Vayots Dzor Marz, 2000 ha in Aragatsotn Marz, 3400 ha in Syunik Marz, 1100 ha in Tavush Marz.
Aerial chemical methods of control proved to be highly efficient.

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