Category Archives: Cotton Production

Georgia Cotton Growers’ Efficiency Survey

The Georgia Cotton Commission has funded a research project designed to help Georgia cotton farmers improve their production efficiency. We are asking for your help … Continue reading

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2017 Cotton Enterprise Budgets

2017 costs and return estimates for cotton are now available.  These budgets are intended as planning guides and available in both print (PDF) and spreadsheet (Excel) formats.  Click on the link below to read more and link to the budgets.

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2017 Georgia Cotton Commission Annual Meeting & UGA Cotton Production Workshop (January 25, 2017)

Georgia Cotton Commission 10th Annual Meeting Jan. 25, 2017 The Georgia Cotton Commission is pleased to announce the guest speakers at the Commission’s 10th Annual Meeting … Continue reading

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2017 Local County Cotton Production Meetings (COTTON MEETINGS)

County cotton production meetings will be held across the state from now until mid-March.  These meetings will provide growers with the latest applied research and … Continue reading

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Preliminary Results from the 2016 UGA On-Farm Cotton Variety Performance Evaluation Program

Variety selection is one of the most important decisions a cotton producer makes each year.  Many factors play a role in making proper decisions, and … Continue reading

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Cotton Growth and Development (Publication)

Cotton Folks, Upland cotton is a unique row crop as it is a perennial, tropical plant that has been bred and adapted for annual crop … Continue reading

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Agent Training Slides (1-9-17)

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Bacterial Blight Update (Bob Kemerait, UGA Plant Pathologist)

Cotton growers in Georgia are understandably concerned about the impact of bacterial blight on their cotton yields.  Beginning in 2015 and continuing into 2016, bacterial … Continue reading

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2016 Georgia Cotton Production Guide

To download the guide, click link below. 2016 UGA Cotton Production Guide Produced by the UGA Cotton Team 

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2015 Georgia Quality Cotton Awards

The 2015 Georgia Quality Cotton Awards will be given on January 27, 2016 during the Georgia Cotton Commission Annual Meeting at the UGA Conference Center in Tifton.  This will be the 11th year of this awards program to recognize producers and gins of high-quality cotton in Georgia.  The awards are sponsored by Bayer CropScience and the Georgia Cotton Commission and administered by the UGA Cotton Team.  Nominations are due not later than Janury 19, 2016.  For more information, contact your local County Extension Agent.  Click on the link below to download instructions and the nomination form.

2015 GQCA Nomination Form

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