Cotton Crop Progress

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Cotton: Percent Setting Bolls

Week Ending

State 1/

8/24/2014

8/17/2014

8/24/2013

5-Yr Avg

Percent

Alabama

96

92

98

88

Arizona

100

100

98

98

Arkansas

100

99

100

100

California

100

100

97

94

Georgia

99

98

84

95

Kansas

55

38

64

81

Louisiana

100

97

100

100

Mississippi

94

90

94

99

Missouri

94

87

93

97

North Carolina

96

93

94

98

Oklahoma

89

88

88

83

South Carolina

96

94

72

86

Tennessee

92

89

89

97

Texas

85

83

88

91

Virginia

97

95

100

97

15 States

90

88

89

93

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

Cotton: Percent Bolls Opening

Week Ending

State 1/

8/24/2014

8/17/2014

8/24/2013

5-Yr Avg

Percent

Alabama

9

4

3

15

Arizona

50

40

40

45

Arkansas

15

6

8

22

California

19

17

14

12

Georgia

18

9

3

16

Kansas

11

6

2

8

Louisiana

32

17

35

55

Mississippi

15

5

4

27

Missouri

2

1

0

11

North Carolina

7

5

2

13

Oklahoma

10

1

8

7

South Carolina

10

0

0

9

Tennessee

15

8

1

15

Texas

23

16

13

17

Virginia

6

2

9

12

15 States

19

12

10

18

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

Cotton Crop Condition

Week Ending  8/24/2014

State

Very Poor

Poor

Fair

Good

Excellent

Percent

Alabama

0

7

37

51

5

Arizona

0

0

9

47

44

Arkansas

0

6

22

48

24

California

0

0

15

25

60

Georgia

1

10

31

46

12

Kansas

1

5

35

52

7

Louisiana

0

1

8

67

24

Mississippi

0

2

27

54

17

Missouri

0

3

36

58

3

North Carolina

0

3

23

60

14

Oklahoma

1

5

35

56

3

South Carolina

0

4

18

67

11

Tennessee

1

6

24

56

13

Texas

7

17

40

28

8

Virginia

0

0

1

96

3

15 States

4

12

33

40

11

Previous Week

4

12

34

39

11

Previous Year

8

12

33

39

8


Source: USDA - National Agricultural Statistics Service