Cotton Production Stories
May 25, 2017
There is some concern that soil moisture in 2017 could be problematic, especially for Texas dryland cotton producers.
April 19, 2017
According to NC State Cotton Specialist Guy Collins, growers need to keep seven tips in mind at planting to help ensure a successful cotton stand.
March 31, 2017
USDA’s Prospective Plantings report indicates that 12.2 million acres of cotton will be planted in the U.S. in 2017.
March 23, 2017
Growers can expect to make at least 5 to 6 cents more per pound of cotton than this time last year, primarily due to increased exports.
March 9, 2017
Before planters head to the field this season, Dr. Tyson Raper contends it’s not too early to review picker capacity in the likelihood of increased acres.
February 24, 2017
Cotton acres in Texas will likely increase this season, as producers seek an alternative to grains.
February 21, 2017
With many producers in the northern High Plains considering cotton this year, optimizing irrigation and fertility will be important to their bottom line.
September 20, 2017
The U.S. cotton industry has set specific goals to help maintain and improve current sustainability and environmental gains over the next eight years.