Spotlight on Cotton Growers
The cotton growers across the cotton belt are the backbone of the cotton industry in the United States.
This part of the Cotton Incorporated website showcases interviews with a cotton growers highlighting his or her production practices and any unique programs they are involved with in the raising of cotton.
We hope you enjoy this portion of the Cotton Incorporated web site.
Soil Variability Multiplies the Lessons Learned Each Year
Cotton farmers understand that yields reflect all the good and bad things during the season. A math wiz would say that yield integrates the daily interaction between variety and environment over the time period that seed is placed in the ground till harvest. Gill Rogers, of Hartsville, South Carolina, clarifies this by saying that the size of the local church reflects the soil quality in the surrounding community.