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You will see a listing for the North Carolina Cotton Facebook Group page under links. The purpose of this group is to serve as a place where growers, researchers, consultants, ag industry personnel and extension personnel can interact and discuss the crop as problems or successes occur. Feel free to pose questions and/or post pictures on this site. Click on the picture to go to North Carolina Cotton Facebook group.  

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North Carolina Cotton
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You will see a listing for the North Carolina Cotton Facebook Group page under links. The purpose of this group is to serve as a place where growers, researchers, consultants, ag industry personnel and extension personnel can interact and discuss the crop as problems or successes occur. Feel free to pose questions and/or post pictures on this site. Click on the picture to go to North Carolina Cotton Facebook group.  

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Cotton Information

The information relayed on the blog below is meant to be timely information about managing the cotton crop in-season. For strategic planning of cotton production the 2014 Cotton Information publication contains information on all aspects of cotton production. Hard copies can be obtained from you local county extension office. The contents can be viewed on line by clicking on the image here. This book is published annually by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension Service and partially funded by the North Carolina Producers Association.

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Carolina Cotton
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Carolina Cotton Notes is where we used to post information prior to the "blog age". Most of the information posted here deals with in-season problems we have seen in North Carolina such as hail damage, foliar fertilizing, frost damage etc. A search of Carolina Cotton Notes can yield information about a host of situations you might find in your cotton crop. Carolina Cotton Notes

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The twitter feed is on the left side of the page. If you use Twitter, you can follow @NCCotton to receive notifications on your phone or computer when new information is added to this site.

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Xtendflex variety trial results

Below are results of two trials comparing Xtendflex cotton varieties to several commercial standards conducted by Dr. Alan York. All of these varieties may not be commercially available. From what I understand at MORE »

NCC Conducting STAX/Farm Bill Workshops

NCC Conducting STAX/Farm Bill Workshops October 6, 2014 Contact: T. Cotton Nelson or Marjory Walker (901) 274-9030 MEMPHIS — The National Cotton Council (NCC) has scheduled 25 educational meetings across the Cotton Belt MORE »

Resistant Fall Armyworm Has Shown Up Early

Last year I reported that Cry1F resistant fall armyworm was present in North Carolina (article here).  These insects can easily survive on corn with the Herculex, and Optimum Intrasect traits, as well as MORE » – from   Entomology

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Edgcombe/Nash/Wilson Cotton MeetingMon Feb 2, 2015
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Where:
Wilson Co. Ag Ctr., 1806 Goldsboro St SW, Wilson, NC 27893
— 6 days away
Hoke/Robeson/Scotland Cotton MeetingMon Feb 2, 2015
5:30 PM - 8:00 PM Where:
Hoke Robeson Gin 7480 Old Maxton Rd, Red Springs, NC 28377
— 7 days away
Bertie Cotton MeetingWed Feb 4, 2015
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Where:
Windsor Community Building
— 1 week away
Martin Cotton MeetingWed Feb 4, 2015
12:30 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Farmers Market at 4001 W. Main St. Williamston, NC, 27892
— 1 week away
Chowan/Gates?Perquimans Cotton MeetingWed Feb 4, 2015
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM— 1 week away
Northampton Cotton MeetingThu Feb 5, 2015
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM Where:
J W Fasion Building 9495 Hwy 305 North Jackson NC 27845
— 1 week away
Halifax Cotton MeetingThu Feb 5, 2015
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Where:
Halifax Ag Ctr; 359 Ferrell Lane, Halifax, NC 27839
— 1 week away
Hertford Cotton MeetingThu Feb 5, 2015
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM Where:
County Extension Office - 301 W Tryon Street Winton NC 27986
— 1 week away
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