Cotton Crop Progress

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Cotton: Percent Setting Bolls

Week Ending

State 1/

8/30/2015

8/23/2015

8/30/2014

5-Yr Avg

Percent

Alabama

98

96

99

94

Arizona

99

97

100

99

Arkansas

100

100

100

100

California

98

97

100

96

Georgia

99

97

100

98

Kansas

79

63

74

83

Louisiana

100

100

100

100

Mississippi

96

94

98

99

Missouri

86

74

97

99

North Carolina

98

95

97

99

Oklahoma

95

81

91

89

South Carolina

100

98

98

93

Tennessee

91

86

95

98

Texas

91

75

92

94

Virginia

96

95

100

98

15 States

94

83

95

96

         
1/These 15 states planted 99% of last year's cotton acreage.
* Revised.
   

Cotton: Percent Bolls Opening

Week Ending

State 1/

8/30/2015

8/23/2015

8/30/2014

5-Yr Avg

Percent

Alabama

32

20

17

24

Arizona

50

45

53

55

Arkansas

21

15

20

37

California

15

2

26

20

Georgia

30

15

35

32

Kansas

9

4

13

13

Louisiana

58

28

59

66

Mississippi

43

31

22

41

Missouri

12

6

11

22

North Carolina

28

13

16

23

Oklahoma

12

2

23

19

South Carolina

30

12

19

17

Tennessee

13

8

25

28

Texas

17

13

32

24

Virginia

23

11

9

14

15 States

22

14

29

27

         
1/These 15 states planted 99% of last year's cotton acreage.
* Revised.
 

Cotton Crop Condition

Week Ending  8/30/2015

State

Very Poor

Poor

Fair

Good

Excellent

Percent

Alabama

0

2

23

68

7

Arizona

4

2

15

49

30

Arkansas

4

2

16

44

34

California

0

0

10

25

65

Georgia

1

5

27

53

14

Kansas

0

11

26

52

11

Louisiana

3

6

37

47

7

Mississippi

1

7

34

42

16

Missouri

1

10

49

34

6

North Carolina

2

8

23

56

11

Oklahoma

0

2

31

63

4

South Carolina

2

11

51

34

2

Tennessee

0

1

18

60

21

Texas

4

11

40

40

5

Virginia

0

0

18

79

3

15 States

3

8

35

45

9

Previous Week

1

8

38

44

9

Previous Year

4

12

34

39

11


Source: USDA - National Agricultural Statistics Service