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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: IMPROVING WATER PRODUCTIVITY AND NEW WATER MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGIES TO SUSTAIN RURAL ECONOMIES

Location: Soil and Water Management Research

Title: A web application for cotton irrigation management on the U.S. southern high plains. Part II: Application design

Authors
item Mauget, Steven
item Leiker, Gary
item Nair, Shyam -

Submitted to: Computers and Electronics in Agriculture
Publication Type: Peer Reviewed Journal
Publication Acceptance Date: October 3, 2013
Publication Date: N/A

Technical Abstract: A web-based application to help Southern High Plains cotton producers estimate profitability under center pivot irrigated production is described. The application’s crop modeling and general profit calculation approach are outlined in a preceding companion paper, while additional details of the profit model and the application’s operational features and GUI design are presented here. In addition, the assumptions and approximations made in the application’s crop modeling and profit calculation are summarized, and directions are provided for accessing the application on the Ogallala Aquifer Project web page.

Last Modified: 10/1/2014
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