Authors: M.B. Lak, F. Khosroanjom (Presented in the 10th International Conference on Precision Agriculture July 18-21, 2010 in Denver, Colorado USA)
Precision agriculture can influence agricultural operation economy. Site-specific management of inputs can help the producers do more beneficiary. In this study, minimum economical farm sizes for producing irrigated/dry wheat and barley in Hamedan have been estimated considering extra input consumed and the technology implementation costs. The areas were estimated to be 694, 975, 1361, and 420 hectares respectively for irrigated wheat, dry wheat, irrigated barley, and dry barley.
Keywords: Precision agriculture (PA), economical area, wheat, barley, farm size.