PRECISION FARMING IN IRRIGATED CORN PRODUCTION: AN ECONOMIC PERSPECTIVE

A dynamic optimization model is used to assess the profitability of precision and whole-field farming in corn production. Yield, on the average, was higher under whole-field farming practices, while net present value of returns was higher under precision farming, on the average, by 7.41% and 8.15%, respectively.


Issue Date:
2003
Publication Type:
Conference Paper/ Presentation
PURL Identifier:
http://purl.umn.edu/35053
Total Pages:
21
Series Statement:
Selected Paper




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