TITLE

New variety sets grade standards

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Ron
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;4/21/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 11, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the performance a new conventional cotton variety by developed University of Arkansas cotton breeder Fred Bourland. According to farmer Eric Silhan, the new cotton variety performed well on his worst Verticillium wilt field and showed the ability to mature quickly. The article indicates that Silhan was even more impressed on the grades of the new cotton variety which accounted 39.12 staple, 35.69 strength, 4.41 micronaire, and 82.41 uniformity.
ACCESSION #
60270880

 

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