TITLE

Cotton production: Back to normal?

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Elton
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;8/3/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 19, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the world cotton production. According to Peter Egli, director of Volcot America Inc. and one of the speakers at the Cotton Roundtable conference held at the New York Board of Trade in New York City on July 8, 2005, next season, world cotton acreage is expected to decline by a little over five percent overall, while yields are expected to drop to an average of 600 pounds per acre. Egli pointed out that technology is not widespread in areas that produced large crops.
ACCESSION #
17820836

 

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