TITLE

Improvement in cotton harvest, yield trends expected to continue

AUTHOR(S)
Hollis, Paul L.
PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;1/13/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 2, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
57518916

 

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