Variety selection should depend on yield first, then other factors

Schoonover, Vic
January 2010
Southwest Farm Press;1/14/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports on the statement of JC Banks, state cotton specialist concerning the factors that farmers should consider during variety selection in Texas. He emphasizes the importance of cotton yield during variety selection having fiber quality as the secondary decision. Farmers also advised of looking at the production potential of the farm, to determine management for each farm, and the need to protect plants from early insect damage.


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