Irrigation Pumps in Nebraska by Fuel
2003


2003    Total Farms That Irrigate - 16,104
            Total Pumps - 74,519
  Fuel

Pumps

% of Total
  Electricity 33,720 45%
  Diesel Fuel 20,168 27%
  Natural Gas 11,781 16%
  LP Gas, Propane, and Butane 8,701 12%
  Gasoline and Gasohol 149 0.2%

Sources:  2003 Farm and Ranch Irrigation Survey, Table 20.  U.S. Department of Agriculture.  Nebraska Energy Office, Lincoln, NE.


This table was updated on May 15, 2007.

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