Cotton and Peanut Planting Update

Clint Thompson Alabama, Cotton, Florida, Georgia, Peanuts

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File photo show cotton planting in Bacom, FL.
(Photo credit: J. Thompson, Northwest Extension District, UF/IFAS)

Cotton and peanut planting is picking up in most areas. USDA meteorologist, Brad Rippey, says cotton planting progress is slightly ahead of average and ahead of last year.

Rippey says peanut planting progress is on schedule.