Cotton http://westernfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6061/more en Cannon Michael: Cotton Incorporated’s first grower in spotlight http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/cannon-michael-cotton-incorporated-s-first-grower-spotlight <div class="node-body article-body">California cotton grower Cannon Michael is the first producer spotlighted in a new section on Cotton Incorporated's website - <a href="http://www.cottoninc.com" title="www.cottoninc.com">www.cottoninc.com</a>.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/cannon-michael-cotton-incorporated-s-first-grower-spotlight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/cannon-michael-cotton-incorporated-s-first-grower-spotlight#comments Cotton Tue, 22 Jul 2014 20:14:00 +0000 150941 at http://westernfarmpress.com Cannon Michael of Bowles Farm, Dos Palos, Calif, is the July 2014 spotlight farmer on the Cotton Incorporated website - www.cottoninc.com. Pink bollworm eradication in cotton in 2017? http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/pink-bollworm-eradication-cotton-2017 <div class="field-deck"> Eradication process a U.S. success story </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“I believe that we have accomplished (pink bollworm) eradication,” says Clyde Sharp, an Arizona cotton grower and one of many western Cotton Belt leaders who have worked so eradicate the "pinkie."</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/pink-bollworm-eradication-cotton-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/pink-bollworm-eradication-cotton-2017#comments Cotton Bollworm Mon, 07 Jul 2014 11:49:00 +0000 150491 at http://westernfarmpress.com Photos: Pink bollworm eradication in cotton by 2017? http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/photos-pink-bollworm-eradication-cotton-2017 <div class="node-body gallery-body">The western Cotton Belt, (California, Arizona, New Mexico, and West Texas) are in year one of the four year pink-bollworm eradication stage.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/photos-pink-bollworm-eradication-cotton-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/photos-pink-bollworm-eradication-cotton-2017#comments Cotton Current Sun, 06 Jul 2014 21:03:00 +0000 150481 at http://westernfarmpress.com Cotton’s front burner - China, farm law, supply-demand, weather http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-s-front-burner-china-farm-law-supply-demand-weather <div class="field-deck"> Upland, Pima price predictions </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The latest views on the U.S. and global cotton industries from three of the nation’s cotton leaders.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-s-front-burner-china-farm-law-supply-demand-weather" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-s-front-burner-china-farm-law-supply-demand-weather#comments Cotton Wed, 02 Jul 2014 01:10:00 +0000 150331 at http://westernfarmpress.com Cotton leaders at the Arizona Cotton Industry Meeting include from left: growers Dan Thelander, Tempe Farming Company, and Bruce Heiden, H Four Farms; and the National Cotton Council’s Gary Adams and Chairman Wally Darneille. Photos: Western cotton industry huddles for news, camaraderie http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/photos-western-cotton-industry-huddles-news-camaraderie <div class="node-body gallery-body">Members of the Arizona and California cotton industries gather for the latest news on fiber and dinnertime camaraderie during the 2014 Arizona Cotton Industry Meeting held in Flagstaff, Ariz. in June.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/photos-western-cotton-industry-huddles-news-camaraderie" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/photos-western-cotton-industry-huddles-news-camaraderie#comments Cotton Sun, 29 Jun 2014 18:34:00 +0000 150291 at http://westernfarmpress.com California cotton seeks upper hand on whitefly http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/california-cotton-seeks-upper-hand-whitefly <div class="field-deck"> Industry wants to avoid 'sticky cotton' label </div> <div class="node-body article-body">California has a financial stake in maintaining its reputation as a quality cotton grower.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/california-cotton-seeks-upper-hand-whitefly" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/california-cotton-seeks-upper-hand-whitefly#comments Cotton Cotton Wed, 18 Jun 2014 21:36:00 +0000 150001 at http://westernfarmpress.com <p>California&#39;s reputation for clean, quality cotton is vital to an industry with diminishing cotton acres.</p> Dowdle earns California 'Ginner of the Year' award http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/dowdle-earns-california-ginner-year-award <div class="node-body article-body">Rosemarie Dowdle, manager of the Tri-City Growers Gin in Terra Bela, Calif., is the California Cotton Ginners Association’s (CCGA) 2014 Ginner of the Year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/dowdle-earns-california-ginner-year-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/dowdle-earns-california-ginner-year-award#comments Cotton Tue, 17 Jun 2014 23:27:00 +0000 149961 at http://westernfarmpress.com Cotton bales ready for shipment. File photo. K.C. Gingg new Arizona Cotton Growers' president http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/kc-gingg-new-arizona-cotton-growers-president <div class="node-body article-body">Arizona cotton grower K.C. Gingg of Tolleson is the new president of the Arizona Cotton Growers Association.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/kc-gingg-new-arizona-cotton-growers-president" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/kc-gingg-new-arizona-cotton-growers-president#comments Cotton Thu, 05 Jun 2014 18:07:00 +0000 149591 at http://westernfarmpress.com California's Earl Williams receives cotton ginners' award http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/californias-earl-williams-receives-cotton-ginners-award <div class="node-body article-body">California's Earl Williams receives the National Cotton Ginners Association’s 2013-2014 Distinguished Service Award.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/californias-earl-williams-receives-cotton-ginners-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/californias-earl-williams-receives-cotton-ginners-award#comments Cotton Thu, 29 May 2014 20:34:00 +0000 149421 at http://westernfarmpress.com Earl Williams, left, receives the National Cotton Ginner's Associations' Distinguished Service Award. Also pictured is Jesse Curlee of Supima. File photo. Crop protection industry sales up 8.2 percent in 2013 http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/crop-protection-industry-sales-82-percent-2013 <div class="node-body article-body">The U.S. crop protection industry remained strong in 2013, posting an 8.2 percent increase over the previous year. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/crop-protection-industry-sales-82-percent-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://westernfarmpress.com/cotton/crop-protection-industry-sales-82-percent-2013#comments Cotton Agrochemicals Insecticides Resistant Weeds Wed, 28 May 2014 00:00:00 +0000 149351 at http://westernfarmpress.com