Archive for September, 2012
Rank cotton a problem in North Carolina
In August, Mitt Romney announced creation of a group aimed at helping him win in agriculture-heavy states. On Wednesday, his campaign announced the North Carolina leadership of his Farmers and Ranchers for Romney.
Volatility and uncertainty create both risk and opportunity, but there are actions producers can take to minimize risk.
Planning for the transfer of one’s farm from one generation to the next can be aided by following some very practical steps.
As trends change and fashions evolve, cotton remains in the spotlight
Cotton acreage could take a big hit in 2013, as it must compete with corn and soybeans on the supply side
First, every field in North Carolina does not have Corynespera (target leaf spot). Thankfully it does not appear to be quite as wide-spread as we had initially feared.