Staying one step ahead makes Ray Makamson a winner

Robinson, Elton
January 2011
Southwest Farm Press;1/6/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the management style of farming undertaken by Ray Makamson to ensure that harvesting and irrigation of cotton crops will go smoothly near Itta Bena, Mississippi. It reveals that Makamson makes a mental note when planting during the season goes wrong, and revises plans and procedures to avoid making same mistake during the winter. It notes that Makamson, the 2011 Farm Press/Cotton Foundation High Cotton Award winner, draws from various assets to make this approach works.


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