Southern Crop

Southern Crop

Irma Took Cotton, and Analysis Reveals How Much

“To varying degrees, it is safe to say that every cotton field in Georgia has been negatively impacted by Irma,” said Jared Whitaker, University of Georgia Extension cotton specialist, in an interview.

 

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