Resource Directory

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March 19, 2021

Rolling High Rye for Conservation Tillage Cotton Success

High-residue cover crops are a tool for addressing herbicide-resistant weeds, improving soil health and reducing labor costs. This 20-minute video provides practical guidance on how to manage such cover crops.

February 19, 2021

Cotton and Cover Crops Videos

The “Cotton & Covers” video series follows the soil health journey of three cotton producers as they work to improve farm productivity.

February 19, 2021

Climage and Agriculture in the Southeast

This blog provides climate data and production insights for farmers (not only of cotton) and county agents around the Southeast.

February 19, 2021

Seed Cotton Handling and Storage

This reference document covers traditional module building, tarp maintenance and handling round and half-size cotton modules.

February 19, 2021

Cotton Yield Maps

This eight-page document provides background material on cotton yield monitors and then provides five case studies where yield monitors have been a valuable tool for precision management.

January 19, 2021

Summaries of Arkansas Cotton Research 2017

This document is composed of short summaries of multiple cotton research projects conducted in Arkansas during the 2017 crop season. Most projects were partially or wholly funded by Cotton Incorporated’s Arkansas State Support Program.

January 19, 2021

Summaries of Arkansas Cotton Research 2016

Short summary reports of cotton research projects conducted in Arkansas during the 2016 crop season. Most projects were partially or wholly funded by Cotton Incorporated’s Arkansas State Support Program.

March 19, 2020

Alabama Cooperative Extension Crop Information

The Auburn and Alabama A&M Extension resources for cotton producers cover a wide range of topics, including integrated pest management, irrigation systems, sensor systoms, cover crops and more.

February 28, 2018

Making Cover Crops Work in Cotton

Researchers and growers explain the benefits and challenges of implementing cover crops in a cotton production system in this 4 minute video produced by the University of Tennessee.

January 19, 2015

Cotton Natural Resource Survey: White Paper 2015

In order to better understand the challenges that U.S. cotton growers face and to develop technologies to address those challenges, the U.S. cotton industry conducted the Natural Resource Survey (NRS). U.S. cotton producers were surveyed to assess cotton’s impact on the environment, providing an effective means to understand farm inputs, production trends and grower concerns. […]

January 3, 2001

Cotton Incorporated Agricultural and Environmental Research

The Agricultural and Environmental Research Department provides resources related to agricultural economics, variety trials, cotton foliar diseases, tillage and more.