Precision Farming In Irrigated Corn Production: An Economic Perspective
AbstractA 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.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Southern Agricultural Economics Association in its series 2003 Annual Meeting, February 1-5, 2003, Mobile, Alabama with number 35053.
Date of creation: 2003
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Precision farming; mathematical optimization; technology adoption; Crop Production/Industries;
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