Mike Cox carries on family tradition

Cline, Harry
January 2005
Southeast Farm Press;1/5/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p28
Trade Publication
The article reports on Far West High Cotton winner Mike Cox. Mike Cox was a two-year-old toddler when his father Don grew the Cox family first Imperial Valley, California, cotton crop in I952, beginning a cotton growing tradition that has continued almost endlessly for more than a half century. Mike has been well-schooled because he consistently and economically makes high yields and has earned the respect of his fellow growers. Cotton growing was relatively simple for several decades after Don Cox grew his first crop. It is a considerably more formidable challenge today.


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