Deltapine first in total cotton acres

Muzzi, Doreen
October 2003
Southeast Farm Press;10/1/2003, Vol. 30 Issue 23, p13
Trade Publication
Presents survey results which evaluated the quality of the Deltapine cottonseed brand of Delta and Pine Land Co., conducted by the Agricultural Marketing Service of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Percentage of cottonseed acreage in southeastern states; Deltapine brand varieties; Popularity of the phytogen Pima variety.


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