TITLE

Cotton tour highlights opportunities

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;10/15/2003, Vol. 30 Issue 24, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the 2003 educational tour for cotton breeders which highlighted cotton breeding and research on the Texas High Plains. Total number of actual participants; Views on the future of cotton breeding; Significance of the tour.
ACCESSION #
11162048

 

Related Articles

  • 100% Cotton News. Nikitopoulos, Karen // Southeast Farm Press;12/17/2003, Vol. 30 Issue 28, p9 

    Assesses the scheduled referendum that will reaffirm the continuation of the work of the Georgia Cotton Commission. Source of funding for the commission; Importance of the research programs of the commission; Means of communication of the commission to get information through producers;...

  • U.S. cotton growers plan 7% cut in planting. McCurry, John // Textile World;Apr97, Vol. 147 Issue 4, p21 

    Reports on cotton growers' intention to plant 13.6-million acres of upland and extra-long staple cotton in spring 1997. Results of a survey of cotton growers conducted by the National Cotton Council; Planting projections in the midsouth, southwest, southeast and west.

  • Around the World: USA.  // Pakistan Textile Journal;Mar2014, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p20 

    The article highlights the results of a survey of growers conducted by the U.S. National Cotton Council, which showed that U.S. farmers will plant 11.26 million cotton acres in 2014, as cotton has become competitive with corn and soybeans.

  • What a Capacity Crowd Says About U.S. Cotton Growers. BARNES, BECK // Cotton Grower;Nov2015, Vol. 51 Issue 10, p26 

    The author discusses the influence of Capacity Crowd on the U.S. Cotton Growers including low demand of Chinese cotton, switch of American cotton producers to a less labor intensive industry, and farmers having optimism in troubling circumstances.

  • County meetings begin in Jan.  // Southeast Farm Press;12/17/2003, Vol. 30 Issue 28, p13 

    Provides information on the county meetings of the members of the Extension Cotton Research Team for January 2004. Purpose of the meetings.

  • Georgia growers visit Cotton Incorporated headquarters.  // Southeast Farm Press;4/5/2006, Vol. 33 Issue 10, p31 

    The article reports on the visit by Georgia cotton growers to the Cotton Inc. World Headquarters and Research Facility in Cary, North Carolina, on February 5-7, 2006. During the first day, the visiting farmers received a company overview and department thumbnails. From there, they were divided...

  • CAMEROON: Joins Cotton made in Africa initiative. Russell, Michelle // Aroq - Just-Style.com (Global News);5/19/2014, p15 

    A reprint of the article "CAMEROON: Joins Cotton made in Africa initiative" by Michelle Russell, which appeared in the online resource's May 16, 2014 issue, is presented.

  • Textile value chain making Africa more competitive. Barrie, Leonie // Aroq - Just-Style.com (Global News);10/2/2014, p6 

    The article offers information on the stakeholder conference organised by Cotton made in Africa (CmiA) and COMPACI (the Competitive African Cotton Initiative), which was held in Cologne, Germany. The conference was attended by more than 150 experts from across the textile value chain from nearly...

  • White Gold's Guardian. Donner, Jo-Anne // Georgia Trend;Oct2000, Vol. 16 Issue 2, p20 

    Focuses on the challenges faced by the cotton industry in Georgia. Factors affecting the production of cotton; Agencies expected to help the industry's production; Research efforts to improve plant breeding by the College of Agriculture and Environment of the University of Georgia.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics