Agricultural Irrigation Use
Water service contract rules
Contract procedures and standard terms and conditions.
Drought contingency plan
Addresses the allocation of interruptible stored water.
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In January 2023, the LCRA Board of Directors approved updates to the contract rules and rates for interruptible agricultural customers in the Garwood, Gulf Coast and Lakeside divisions.
LCRA’s 2023 rate for the Garwood Agricultural Division is $41.04 or $48.46 per acre-foot delivered, depending on the customer’s location in the canal system. The 2023 water rate for the Gulf Coast Agricultural Division is $74.30 per acre-foot delivered. The 2023 water rate for the Lakeside Agricultural Division is $74.30 per acre-foot delivered.
Here are draft examples of contract forms for each division:
- Draft Sample Garwood First Season Rice Contract Form
- Draft Sample Gulf Coast/Lakeside First Season Rice/Turf Contract Form
LCRA supply of water to agricultural customers in the Garwood Agricultural Division is subject to provisions of LCRA’s 1998 purchase agreement with Garwood Irrigation Company.