Consider yield and quality in cotton variety selection

Smith, Ron
March 2011
Southwest Farm Press;3/3/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 7, p1
Trade Publication
The article discusses the economic condition of the U.S. cotton industry that had experienced a dramatic change in less than 15 years. It notes that condition has affected the quality and source of the cotton. It notes that the high demand and importance of quality has changed due to overseas buyers. Texas producers have focused on quality issues over the past decade and now produced high quality fiber.


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