Aug. 23: Cotton Progress Reports

August 23, 2010 09:55 AM
 

 

Cotton Setting Bolls - Selected States
[These 15 States planted 99% of the 2009 cotton acreage]
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                 :            Week ending            :           
                 :-----------------------------------:           
      State      :August 22, :August 15, :August 22, : 2005-2009 
                 :   2009    :   2010    :   2010    :  Average  
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                 :                    percent                    
                 :                                               
Alabama .........:     81          79          85          89    
Arizona .........:     98          85          95          98    
Arkansas ........:    100         100         100         100    
California ......:     97          88          90          95    
Georgia .........:     96          97          98          97    
Kansas ..........:     83          80          91          88    
Louisiana .......:    100          99         100         100    
Mississippi .....:    100         100         100         100    
Missouri ........:     96         100         100          98    
North Carolina ..:     97          97          98          97    
Oklahoma ........:     81          90          96          84    
South Carolina ..:     87          70          86          88    
Tennessee .......:     97          97          99          99    
Texas ...........:     84          87          91          84    
Virginia ........:     98          74          91          99    
                 :                                               
15 States .......:     89          90          94          90    
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Cotton Bolls Opening - Selected States
[These 15 States planted 99% of the 2009 cotton acreage]
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                 :            Week ending            :           
                 :-----------------------------------:           
      State      :August 22, :August 15, :August 22, : 2005-2009 
                 :   2009    :   2010    :   2010    :  Average  
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                 :                    percent                    
                 :                                               
Alabama .........:     3          23          36          16     
Arizona .........:    41          27          30          38     
Arkansas ........:     8          17          31          18     
California ......:    17           9          10          16     
Georgia .........:     4          20          29          10     
Kansas ..........:     5           2          10           3     
Louisiana .......:    43          42          69          40     
Mississippi .....:     7          28          50          24     
Missouri ........:     -           6          14          10     
North Carolina ..:     6           6          25           6     
Oklahoma ........:     -           -          10           4     
South Carolina ..:     4           2           8           6     
Tennessee .......:     2           7          28          10     
Texas ...........:    15          13          14          17     
Virginia ........:    18           1           4          26     
                 :                                               
15 States .......:    12          14          21          16     
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-  Represents zero.                                              


Cotton Condition - Selected States: Week Ending August 22, 2010
[National crop conditions for selected States are weighted based on 2009
planted acreage]
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      State      : Very poor :   Poor    :   Fair    :   Good    : Excellent 
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                 :                          percent                          
                 :                                                           
Alabama .........:     8          18          38          31           5     
Arizona .........:     -           -           1          65          34     
Arkansas ........:     1           5          33          41          20     
California ......:     -           -          10          55          35     
Georgia .........:    10          20          31          29          10     
Kansas ..........:     1           6          34          54           5     
Louisiana .......:     2           5          30          57           6     
Mississippi .....:     4          10          28          46          12     
Missouri ........:    12          25          21          37           5     
North Carolina ..:     4          16          36          40           4     
Oklahoma ........:     -           1          22          75           2     
South Carolina ..:     1          11          29          50           9     
Tennessee .......:     1           3          25          57          14     
Texas ...........:     2           5          26          48          19     
Virginia ........:     8          27          45          20           -     
                 :                                                           
15 States .......:     3           8          27          46          16     
                 :                                                           
Previous week ...:     3           8          27          46          16     
Previous year ...:     8          11          29          40          12     
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-  Represents zero.                                                                                                              

                               

 

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