December 9, 2014
Georgia cotton consultant Michael Williams has a one-word answer to picking varieties: “Yield.” He’s not alone in that assessment. Those …
May 6, 2013
Cotton planting was simply marking time in most states during the week ending May 5, reported USDA, as unseasonably cool …
April 30, 2013
Southeastern states have made double-digit progress in cotton planting during the week ending April 28, according to the weekly USDA …
April 22, 2013
Cotton growers in California and Arizona continued their fierce planting pace in the past week, with both states jumping at …
April 16, 2013
Based on the April 15 USDA Crop Planting Progress Report, the 2013 U.S. cotton crop is off to a slow …
April 10, 2013
The government in China continues to make headlines as it gobbles up more and more cotton, and will likely end …
March 28, 2013
Rizolex fungicide, manufactured by Valent U.S.A. Corporation, has been registered by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for use as a …
February 21, 2013
Growers who have been around long enough don’t need to be reminded just how much the cost of a bag …
January 9, 2013
In keeping with projections from cotton economists and industry leaders, cotton producers from across the U.S. say they’ll be drawing …
January 5, 2015
The 2015 Cotton Grower Acreage Survey suggests cotton farmers could reduce cotton plantings by more than 10 percent this year.
December 16, 2014
The 2015 Tennessee Cotton Variety Guide is now available online.
December 15, 2014
Data from the 2014 Mississippi Small Plot Cotton Official Variety Trial is now available through Mississippi State University.
November 26, 2014
The annual Replicated Agronomic Cotton Evaluation trial results for the South, East and Central Regions of Texas are now available from the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service.
June 9, 2014
According to the June 8 USDA cotton crop reports, 89 percent of this year's crop has now been planted, and the early crop is off to a solid start.
June 2, 2014
The June 1 USDA Crop Progress report shows that Southwestern states made substantial progress in cotton planting over the past week, thanks to much-needed moisture.
May 27, 2014
USDA reports that 62 percent of the U.S. cotton crop has now been planted, with eight states ahead of their five-year planting average.
May 19, 2014
Based on the May 18 USDA Crop Progress report, overall cotton planting stayed on track with the five-year average for this date, with 46 percent of the U.S. now in the ground. But growers in the Southeast made the most of the past week, registering impressive gains in cotton seeding.
May 12, 2014
According to the May 11 USDA Crop Progress Report, 30 percent of the U.S. cotton crop is now in the ground. That’s a 15 percent jump in planting in the past week, and only four percentage points below the five-year average for this date.
May 5, 2014
According to the May 5 USDA Crop Progress Report, planting of the 2014 cotton crop continues to track last year’s start, witih 16 percent of this year’s crop now planted