Cotton (Gossypium hirsutum)

In the 2016 growing season (typically March-November), we grew naturally green, short-fiber cotton.  The was our first experience with growing cotton, and harvested more than we knew what to do with. Through our research, we have found a lot of interesting information about the cotton plant, planting seeds, history of colored cotton, and what can be done with it.

Our cotton, burs, and bolls are for sale at our Farm Markets


History, Planting, Harvesting, Creating (Click the title to access the links.) 

Cotton Growing Guide

Cotton Plant Info For Kids – Teaching Kids How To Grow Cotton

What Is Cotton Burr Compost: How To Use Cotton Burr Compost In Gardens

DIY Ideas

 

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