Evaluation of Net Profits from Surge Irrigation in Row Crops in Louisiana

Project Type: Professional Development Program
Funds awarded in 2014: $69,167.00
Projected End Date: 03/31/2018
Region: Southern
State: Louisiana
Principal Investigator:
Dr. Stacia Davis
LSU AgCenter
The goal of this document is to help farmers and other interested parties understand the economics of irrigation efficiency improvements in furrow irrigation. Irrigation using surge valves in furrow irrigation is the focus of this analysis.
Fact Sheet
Naveen Adusumilli, LSU AgCenter
Daniel Fromme, LSU AgCenter
Stacia Davis, LSU AgCenter
Target audiences:
Farmers/Ranchers; Educators; Consumers
This product is associated with the project "Sustainable Row Crop Irrigation Management in Louisiana"
Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.