Annual SC Cotton Meeting Coming Up Next Week

At the Annual SC Cotton meeting coming up on Tuesday in Orangeburg, Dr. Michael Jones, State Cotton Specialist with Clemson, will be presenting two programs:

“I will be giving a year end review for cotton in SC as well as a presentation on variety selection and how the newer varieties are performing.”

The program also will have a report from the Southern Cotton Growers Association and presentations on bale contamination, weed control options and other topics as well. Gary Adams, Vice President of Economics and Policy Analysis for the National Cotton Council will give a 2013 industry outlook. Registration is from 8:15 to 9am at Orangeburg Mall Circle. The meeting is scheduled to adjourn around 3:30.

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