Irrigation Pumps in Nebraska by Fuel
1998


1998    Total Farms That Irrigate - 12,253
            Total Pumps - 53,640
  Fuel

Pumps

% of Total
  Electricity 23,271 43.38%
  Diesel Fuel 11,743 21.89%
  Natural Gas 9,960 18.57%
  LP Gas, Propane, and Butane 8,497 15.84%
  Gasoline and Gasohol 169 0.32%

Sources:  1998 Farm and Ranch Irrigation Survey.  U.S. Department of Agriculture.  Nebraska Energy Office, Lincoln, NE.


This table was updated on January 11, 2012.

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