Allocation of Ground Water in Irrigated Crop Production

A mathematical programming model with estimated nonlinear water response functions is used to explore the allocation of limited ground water to flood irrigated corn, flood-irrigated grain sorghum, and dryland sorghum in western Kansas. Results suggest that as ground water availability decreases, more dryland sorghum and less irrigated corn should be produced.


Issue Date:
Jun 12 1987
Publication Type:
Working or Discussion Paper
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/133698
Total Pages:
22
Series Statement:
87-9




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