TITLE

USDA projects 15 percent rise in U.S. cotton acres

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Elton
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Southeast Farm Press;4/13/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on March 31, 2011 U.S. Department of Agriculture's Prospective Plantings report, which indicates a 15% increase in cotton acres in the country. It is inferred that high cotton prices and the possible growth in returns triggered the production growth. It cites Iowa, Kansas, and Nebraska to be most likely experience the acreage increase. Projections on production changes on other spring wheat are mentioned.
ACCESSION #
60169285

 

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