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Economics of Irrigation Water Mixing Within A Farm Framework

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  • Feinerman, E.
  • Yaron, D.

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Linear programming models, deterministic in the short run and stochastic (random rainfall) in the long run, aimed at guiding annual decision-making with regard to crop mix and saline irrigation water mixing from various sources within a farm framework, are presented. The short run model incorporates the physical, biological and economic relationships involved in one endogenous system and enables an in-depth analysis of them, but is limited to a single year. The long run model considers the effects of the short run decisions on the future but several relationships are incorporated exogenously. The short run model's results are utilized for the determination of some of these predetermined relationships. The models are applied to a potential farm situation in southern Israel. The results provide priorities in the allocation of water and soil plots of varying salinity levels and empirical estimates of the shadow prices and the rates of substitution between the limited resources.

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  • Feinerman, E. & Yaron, D., 1983. "Economics of Irrigation Water Mixing Within A Farm Framework," Working Papers 232610, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Center for Agricultural Economic Research.
  • Handle: RePEc:ags:huaewp:232610
    DOI: 10.22004/ag.econ.232610
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    1. Feinerman, E. & Yaron, D., 1983. "The value of information on the response function of crops to soil salinity," Journal of Environmental Economics and Management, Elsevier, vol. 10(1), pages 72-85, March.
    2. Yaron, Dan & Bresler, E., 1970. "A Model For The Economic Evaluation Of Water Quality In Irrigation," Australian Journal of Agricultural Economics, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, vol. 14(1), pages 1-10, June.
    3. Dan Yaron & E. Bresler, 1970. "A Model For The Economic Evaluation Of Water Quality In Irrigation," Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics, Australian Agricultural and Resource Economics Society, vol. 14(1), pages 53-62, June.
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    1. Gilad Axelrad & Eli Feinerman, 2009. "Regional Planning of Wastewater Reuse for Irrigation and River Rehabilitation," Journal of Agricultural Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 60(1), pages 105-131, February.

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