|Preventing sticky cotton is a top concern right now.|
With the popular Big Fresno Fair coming up in a couple weeks, it’s a good bet you will see lots of fairgoers snacking on fluffy, sticky cotton candy. Let’s hope that’s the only kind of sticky cotton we see in the Valley.
|Growers are determining the best time to apply defoliants.|
|Alfalfa nears the end of the season.|
|Almonds on the ground are being swept in windrows.|
Cotton Tour Reminder: There is still time to sign up for our annual Cotton Farm Tour on Friday, October 19 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. The tour begins at the Best Western Apricot Inn at Interstate 5 and West Panoche Road, about 23 miles southwest of Firebaugh. It’s a free event filled with plenty of good information. You need to register to reserve a spot in this popular event. Go to the Sustainable Cotton Project website to sign up. Tell a friend.