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College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
North Carolina State University

2024 Cotton Information is meant to help growers plan for the coming year and make management decisions based on the unique opportunities and challenges the year might bring. Web-based resources are available to supplement the information found here. These resources allow our specialists to make updated recommendations during the season.

Extension cotton portal—Timely production information updates, links to cotton
information, and calendar of upcoming cotton events: The NC Cotton
Variety Performance Calculator
can be found in the Extension cotton portal.

Facebook page—Join our cotton Facebook group for short cotton production
updates and information. You can post pictures, experiences, and questions.

X (formerly Twitter) notifications—Follow @NCCotton to receive notifications on your
phone or computer when new information is added to these sites. You can set up a X account at

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For information, contact the NC State Open Knowledge Center.


Coordinating Author & Cotton Extension Specialist
Crop & Soil Sciences
Assistant Professor and Extension Field Crop Pathology Specialist
Entomology & Plant Pathology
Extension Weed Specialist, Corn and Cotton
Crop & Soil Sciences
Cotton Extension Specialist
Crop & Soil Sciences
Professor and Extension Economist
Entomology & Plant Pathology
Soil Fertility and Nutrient Management Extension Specialist
Crop & Soil Sciences
Extension Nematology Specialist
Entomology & Plant Pathology
Entomology Extension Specialist
Entomology & Plant Pathology
Entomology Extension Specialist
Entomology & Plant Pathology
Graduate Research Assistant
Crop & Soil Sciences
Farm Management Extension Associate
Agricultural & Resource Economics
Agronomic Division
North Carolina Department of Agriculture & Consumer Services

Find more information at the following NC State Extension websites:

Publication date: Jan. 23, 2024

Recommendations for the use of agricultural chemicals are included in this publication as a convenience to the reader. The use of brand names and any mention or listing of commercial products or services in this publication does not imply endorsement by NC State University or N.C. A&T State University nor discrimination against similar products or services not mentioned. Individuals who use agricultural chemicals are responsible for ensuring that the intended use complies with current regulations and conforms to the product label. Be sure to obtain current information about usage regulations and examine a current product label before applying any chemical. For assistance, contact your local N.C. Cooperative Extension county center.

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