Warm Weather Helps Cotton Crop

Sandy Stewart, Blanchard, Tobie M.  |  9/1/2006 8:34:30 PM

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(TV News 06/19/06) Cotton is a tropical plant that prefers warm, dry growing conditions. The unseasonably cool and wet weather at the end of April and the beginning of May were not conducive for cotton growing or planting. Fortunately, warmer weather returned by the end of May, and LSU AgCenter cotton specialist Dr. Sandy Stewart says growers are testing new varieties. (Runtime: 1 minute, 20 seconds)
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