TITLE

Cotton Incorporated ag research focused on U.S. profitability

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;3/10/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 8, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the nine million-dollar investment of Cotton Inc. in agricultural research for the improvement of the profitability of cotton in the U.S. It presents the view of Kater Hake, vice president for agricultural research at Cotton, on the agricultural research's funding and resources. It says that Cotton's top agricultural research priorities were explored by Hake during a multi-region producer tour at the company's headquarters and research facility in Cary, North Carolina.
ACCESSION #
59285563

 

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