Cost Analysis and Water Conservation Potential of Irrigation Technologies in the Texas Panhandle Water Planning Area

Six irrigation systems are analyzed considering cost and potential water savings. The investment cost of furrow and drip is $115,800 and $260,120, respectively. The cost of quarter mile pivot ranges from $59,000 to $64,000. Per ac-in variable pumping cost ranges $9.96 to $14.86 assuming natural gas price $7.00 per MCF.


Issue Date:
2010-02
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/56517
Total Pages:
19
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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