Production & Acreage Information

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USDA 2014 Prospective Plantings
USDA’s March Prospective Plantings Report indicates U.S. producers intend to plant 11.1 million acres of cotton in 2014/15, up 6.7% from the previous year.

NCC 2014 Planting Intentions
NCC's annual Cotton Planting Intentions survey estimates total 2014 US cotton acreage at 11.3 million acres, up 8.2% from 2013.

USDA January Production Report
USDA's January Crop Production Report estimates total US cotton production for the 2013 crop to be 13.2 million bales.

USDA June Acreage Report
USDA's June Acreage Report indicates U.S. producers planted 10.3 million acres of cotton in 2013/14, down 16.8% from the previous year.

Final 2012 USDA Crop Estimates
USDA's May Crop Production Report estimates total US production for the 2012-13 crop to be 17.3 million 480-lb. bales.

U.S. Cotton Planted Acres
Historical U.S. upland and ELS cotton planted acres.

U.S. Cotton Production Map
(Members Only) This document, which provides a map showing the most recent US cotton production by county, is available at no cost to NCC members as a downloadable pdf.