Grower thinking on planting decisions running the gamut

Laws, Forrest
January 2011
Southwest Farm Press;1/20/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p14
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the impact of the economic and environmental condition to the expansion of the cotton industry as discussed at the Beltwide Cotton Conference held in Atlanta, Georgia. It has been presumed that the higher prices will push the U.S. cotton acres from 12 to 15 percent. John Robinson from Texas A&M University perceives that the climate is one factor that will affect the farming decisions of cotton farmers.


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