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1998 Farm and Ranch Irrigation Survey

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Introduction  |  General Explanation  | Full Report: Text | PDF

UNITED STATES DATA
PDF | TXT Table 1. Irrigated Farms in the Censuses of Agriculture: 1997 and Earlier Censuses
PDF | TXT Table 2. Irrigated Farms by Acres Irrigated: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 3. Land Use: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 4. Land Irrigated by Method of Water Distribution: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 5. Land Irrigated by Sprinkler Systems: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 6. Land Irrigated by Gravity Flow Systems: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 7. Estimated Quantity of Water Applied Using Only One Method of Distribution: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 8. Estimated Quantity of Water Applied Using Only Sprinkler Systems to Distribute Water: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 9. Estimated Quantity of Water Applied Using Only Gravity Flow Systems to Distribute Water: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 10. Estimated Quantity of Water Applied by Source: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 11. Irrigation by Quantity of Estimated Water Applied: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 12. Irrigation Wells on Farms: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 13. Irrigation Wells Used on Farms by Pumping Depth: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 14. Irrigation Pumps on Farms: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 15. Irrigation Pumps on Farms for Wells: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 16. Irrigation Pumps on Farms Other Than for Wells: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 17. Energy Expenses for On-Farm Pumping of Irrigation Water by Type of Energy: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 18. Investment in Irrigation Equipment, Facilities, and Land Improvement: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 19. Expenses for Maintenance and Repairs of Irrigation Equipment and Facilities: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 20. Irrigation Water From Off-Farm Suppliers: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 21. Farms With Diminished Crop Yields Resulting From Irrigation Interruption by Cause: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 22. Crops Harvested From Irrigated Farms: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 23. Estimated Quantity of Water Applied and Method of Distribution by Selected Crop: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 24. Application of Chemicals in Irrigation Water and Times Irrigated by Selected Crop: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 25. Other Uses of Irrigation Water: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 26. Irrigated Farms by Size: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 27. Irrigated Farms by North American Industry Classification System: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 28. Irrigated Farms by Value of Agricultural Products Sold: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 29. Methods Used in Deciding When to Irrigate: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 30. Water Management Practices for Operators Using Gravity Flow Systems: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 31. Irrigators Participating in Government Programs: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 32. Energy and/or Water Conservation Improvements: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 33. Barriers to Making Improvements to Reduce Energy or Conserve Water: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 34. Sources of Irrigation Information Relied on to Reduce Irrigation Costs or Conserve Water: 1998 and 1994
PDF | TXT Table 35. Discontinuance of All Irrigation Since 1997 by Reason: 1998
Appendix A - Questionnaire
MAPS
PDF XXI: Water Resources Areas of the United States: 1988
PDF XXII: Percent of Normal Precipitation 1998: January - March
PDF XXIII: Percent of Normal Precipitation 1998: April - June
PDF XXIV: Percent of Normal Precipitation 1998: July - September
PDF XXV: Percent of Normal Precipitation 1998: October - December

 

Last Modified: 02/14/2012