Archive for November, 2012
Ellmers Submits Bill to Name Federal Building after Senator Helms H.R. 6607 Would Name the Century Post Office in Raleigh as the “Jesse Helms Federal Building and United States Courthouse”
How high can farmers push yields using precision technology and how long can they sustain land at these high production levels?
In battle against resistant pigweed
USDA announced the appointment of seven members, seven alternates and one consumer advisor to the Cotton Board.
It’s fast-growing and drought-tolerant, producing tons of biomass per acre. It thrives even in poor soil and is a self-propagating perennial, so it requires little investment once established.
What do Paris Hilton and the average American family farmer have in common?
It’s standard practice for farmers, who are cash basis taxpayers, to accelerate expenses at year-end.
Cotton Incorporated and land-grant universities are beginning a new on-farm testing program aimed at helping fill the ‘knowledge gap’ on new cotton variety releases.