Wednesday, May 29, 2024

Cotton Crop Suffers 11.4% Decline Amidst Lygus Infestation, Tulare Lake Flooding

Natalie Willis, Reporter, Valley Ag Voice Faced with an abnormally wet year, California cotton is down 11.4% from last year’s crop, making...

Crop Report: Cotton Drops, Grapes Reach Peak Season

Natalie Willis, Reporter, Valley Ag Voice Cold, wet weather leading into April created an unsuitable environment for Pima cotton farmers in the...
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Short Supplies Could Hold Up Pima Prices

Pima cotton, the main variety grown in the state, is harvested in Fresno County. With practically no carryover inventory for pima...
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An Outlook on Cotton Demand and Profitability for 2023

By Melissa Nagel, Feature Contributor, Valley Ag Voice On August 16th, 2022, the California Cotton Ginners and Growers Association hosted their 28th...
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Water Shortage Limits More Cotton Acres as Price Surges

By Ching Lee, Assistant Editor, Ag Alert Reprinted with Permission from California Farm Bureau Federation Considering the red-hot price of cotton these days,...
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Cotton Acreage Projected to be Down 25%

By Audrey Hill, Feature Contributor, Valley Ag Voice Most years, the end of March and the passing of the spring equinox marks...
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KCFB Young Farmers & Ranchers

By Allie Cushnyr, Chair, Kern County Young Farmers & Ranchers Our February virtual ag trivia night was a success! 3 teams competed...
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Cotton Farmers Look for Market Stability

By Christine Souza, Assistant Editor, Ag Alert Reprinted with Permission from the California Farm Bureau Federation Christine Souza Assistant Editor, Ag Alert About halfway through...
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Pandemic Magnifies 2020 Cotton Concerns

Southern California Regional Quarantine Lifted By Christine SouzaAssistant Editor, Ag Alert Reprinted with Permission from the California Farm Bureau Federation California cotton growers are...

The Shafter Cotton Research Station: 97 Years of Innovation

The general public is blissfully unaware of how much science is involved in agriculture and how science defines the industry. With...

CCGGA Tours Tulare Lakebottom Area with DPR Director Val Dolcini

Provided by California Cotton Ginners and Growers Association The California Cotton Ginners and Growers Association (CCGGA) along with other agricultural associations had...