Much of Texas remains under drought conditions

Burns, Robert
May 2011
Southwest Farm Press;5/5/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 12, p6
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the cotton-growing regions in Texas which remains under drought conditions.


Related Articles

  • Good and bad in cotton this year.  // California Farmer;Oct2011, Vol. 294 Issue 10, p36 

    The article offers information on the U.S. cotton industry happenings in 2011. It reports on the possible shortfall of cotton in Texas, the biggest cotton production state in the U.S. It states out of the seven million acres of cotton planted by the growers, four million were abandoned due to...

  • Cotton: THE FABRIC of our LIVELIHOOD. Dalby, Angela // Souvenirs, Gifts, & Novelties;Mar2011, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p136 

    The article discusses the condition of the cotton market in 2011. It says that the supply of fiber around the world declined by 20 percent after China, one of the largest cotton producer, suffered significant drought in 2009 and heavy rains in 2010. It also states that there will be a...

  • Rain on droughty cotton causes square shed. Main, Chris // Delta Farm Press Exclusive Insight;7/11/2012, p3 

    The article focuses on the impact of rain on cotton crops that have been stressed by drought conditions.

  • Cotton crop disappointing in South Texas. Stapper, Jeffrey // Southwest Farm Press Exclusive Insight;7/26/2012, p4 

    The article discusses the impact of the drought of 2011 and 2012 on cotton crop in South Texas. It discusses the reasons why farmers are opting to have their crop adjusted by Crop Insurance and destroying their remaining crop. It also recommends a cotton stalk destruction program to reduce costs...

  • Rain helps Arkansas cotton, but at a price.  // Delta Farm Press Exclusive Insight;7/23/2012, p5 

    The article reports on how rain has helped cotton in Arkansas. U.S. Drought Monitor has revealed the worsening of drought in many parts of the state. The rain that fell early in July 2012 has helped bring life to many cotton field. However, the cloudy conditions and rainfall resulted to the...

  • 2,3,5-triphenyltetrazolium chloride reduction as a measure of drought tolerance and heat... De Ronde, J.A.; Van Der Mescht, A. // South African Journal of Science;Oct97, Vol. 93 Issue 10, p431 

    Reports on the modification of the method of evaluating heat shock in cotton plants by the use of a 2,3,5-triphenyltetrazolium chloride viability assay to predict drought tolerance in six cotton cultivars. Exposure to osmotic potentials; Ranking of cultivars according to the difference between...

  • Extreme drought robs cotton hopes.  // Kansas Farmer (0022-8583);Aug2011, Vol. 149 Issue 8, p97 

    The article reports on the impact extreme drought to the cotton crop in Texas.

  • Drought changes crop management. STEIERT, JIM // Mid-South Farmer;Feb2013, Vol. 18 Issue 2, pIE1 

    The article reports that Scott Horne, a farmer from Plainview, Texas, has alternated his corn-cotton rotation due to drought that affected his corn farm in 2011, saying, he was happy with the results of planting cotton.

  • Cotton market trying to find traction. Shurley, Don // Delta Farm Press Exclusive Insight;7/17/2012, p1 

    The article discusses the 2012 U.S. cotton crop growth and development. It alleges that it is ahead of schedule, including boll opening and harvest. It offers information on crop ratings in various states in the Cotton Belt. It also provides weather conditions in these states based on the U.S....


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics