Improvement in cotton harvest, yield trends expected to continue

Hollis, Paul L.
January 2011
Southwest Farm Press;1/13/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p6
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the forecast regarding the condition of cotton farms in the U.S. It highlights the assessment of cotton agronomist of the University of Georgia Extension, Guy Collins, regarding the 10 to 25 percent increase of acres in the country due to the rise of prices for cotton. Collins also explains the potential impact of the unpredictable changes of the weather on the cotton plantation and advises growers to create measures to counter possible negative yields.


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