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.
USDA 2013 Prospective Plantings
USDA’s March Prospective Plantings Report indicates U.S. producers intend to plant 10.0 million acres of cotton in 2013/14, down 18.6% from the previous year.
NCC 2013 Planting Intentions
NCC's annual Cotton Planting Intentions survey estimates total 2013 US cotton acreage at 9.0 million acres, down 26.8% from 2012.
USDA January Production Report
USDA's January Crop Production Report estimates total US cotton production for the 2012 crop to be 17.0 million bales.
USDA June Acreage Report
USDA's June Acreage Report indicates U.S. producers planted 12.6 million acres of cotton in 2012/13, down 14.3% from the previous year.
U.S. Cotton Planted Acres
Historical U.S. upland and ELS cotton planted acres.