cotton

Blacklands Cafe
6:00 am
Wed November 26, 2014

Greenville Chamber tried to save cotton, 100 years ago

Credit Commodity Online

Hunt County Historical Commission chairman Carol Taylor says the Greenville Chamber of Commerce started a demonstration program 100 years ago to give a boost to the county's declining cotton industry.

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Blacklands Cafe
7:00 am
Wed October 9, 2013

Cotton pickin' memories

Carol Taylor
Hunt County Historical Commission

Hunt County Historical Commission chairman Carol Taylor says fall was once cotton picking time in Hunt County and all of Northeast Texas.  She's our guest on the Blacklands Cafe.

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Texas Agriculture
2:55 pm
Wed September 4, 2013

Cotton harvest beginning amid drought

Cotton harvests have already been completed in South Texas.
NPR

Northeast Texas cotton growers will be harvesting soon, as the region's agriculture producers are beginning to suffer from drought effects, according to this week's Texas Agrilife crop and weather report.

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