May 12, 2015
It’s not uncommon for universities to recognize the importance of agriculture. It is uncommon, however, for one to go to great lengths to highlight the importance of a single crop.
May 5, 2015
This summer, students from around the world will learn about American cotton at the ACSA International Cotton Institute and the Texas International Cotton School.
April 1, 2015
Joe Nicosia says that China’s plan to reduce massive cotton stocks could challenge the cotton market for years to come.
Raising More Profit
February 1, 2015
As cotton producers know, the cost of inputs and the cost of a pound of cotton have recently been moving in opposite directions. When prices are floundering, a cotton producer has only one favorable variable: superior cotton varieties.
January 5, 2015
The 2015 Cotton Grower Acreage Survey suggests cotton farmers could reduce cotton plantings by more than 10 percent this year.
December 6, 2014
At a time when growers rely increasingly more on genetic advancements in yield and fiber quality to keep cotton economically viable, cotton breeders and researchers are excited about the possibilities that genome mapping brings to variety and trait development.
December 3, 2014
It makes sense for Georgia – the first state to confirm glyphosate resistant pigweed – to be one of the first places for the investment in pigweed control to begin visibly paying off.
November 17, 2014
No brand of cotton seed was planted on more acres in 2014 than Deltapine. So it stands to reason that the company’s variety researchers are preparing to introduce monumental changes to their seed lineup in 2015.
January 15, 2018
Dicamba Stewardship training sessions will be held throughout Tennessee from mid-January through early March, with online training available soon.
January 8, 2018
L.L. Bean has signed on as the newest partner of the Cotton LEADS program.
January 7, 2018
Don’t get caught looking a gift horse in the mouth. Cotton prices are at a profitable level for growers, and the market is asking to be fed.
January 7, 2018
Dr. B. Todd Campbell, a research geneticist with the USDA Agricultural Research Service in Florence, SC, is the recipient of the 2017 Cotton Genetics Research Award.
January 5, 2018
Former Missouri Extension cotton specialist Andrea Jones was recognized by her peers as the 2018 Extension Cotton Specialist of the Year.
December 28, 2017
The editors at CottonGrower.com always get excited putting together our website’s list of the most-read stories of the year. To …