Storm, hail add insult to injury

Smith, Ron
August 2011
Southwest Farm Press;8/4/2011, Vol. 38 Issue 16, p1
Trade Publication
The article focuses on a three-hour rain and hail storm which destroyed a portion of an irrigated cotton crop in 2011 in Texas. According to Don Marble, a farmer in Floyd County, Texas, the only hope of cotton farmers in the state is multi-peril insurance. Plains Cotton Growers Inc.'s (PCG) director of communications and public affairs, claims that most of the heavy rains fell in the area where farms of Marble were situated.


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