Cotton U is back on December 3, 2020. Although the Amarillo Farm & Ranch Show has been canceled, you can still take advantage of this FREE, half-day, cotton education event brought to you by High Plains Journal and the Amarillo Farm & Ranch Show. Check out the agenda below and register today!
Session #1 - 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
Strategies for Cotton Production in the High Plains
Seth Byrd, Oklahoma State University Cotton Extension Specialist
Byrd will provide updates on the latest research focused on cotton production in the short-season High Plains environment. Results from irrigation trials and variety evaluations will be presented, as well as a discussion of the value of various inputs in cotton production.
Soil Testing & the Needs of Cotton Crops
Representatives from Ward Laboratories
Session #2 - 11:00 - 12:30 p.m.
Cotton Market Outlook
John Robinson, Professor and Extension Economist, Dept. of Agricultural Economics, Texas A&M University
Robinson will provide a cotton market price outlook and risk management considerations.