The default values are generated from the observed results at Merritt EW Farms.
|$ Amount Saved with an Omni Water System|
|Application Rate (Gal./Hr/Acre)|
|Number of Acres Irrigated|
|Avg. Hours of Irrigation per Day|
|Avg. Days of Irrigation per Year|
|Total Yearly Application (Acre-ft)|
|Estimated Savings with Omni System*||%|
|Acre-feet of water saved|
|Cost of Water per Acre-ft**||$|
|Cost of Energy per Acre-ft***||$|
|Average Yearly Cost Savings||$|
|Cost of Associated Omni Water Systems****|
|Irrigation Pipe Diameter|
|Number of Units Required|
|Total System Price||$|
|Return On Investment|
|Time Required to Recover Investment (yrs)|
|10-Year Return on Investment||$|
*Omni guarantees and minimum savings of 10%.
**Average cost of water according to a 2003 report from the USDA.
*** Use this link: http://ipat.sc.egov.usda.gov/ to calculate your energy consumption.
****This calculator applies to systems 3" in diameter and larger.