• October 22, 2020

Tags : pima cotton

Texas House to Hold Agriculture Committee Hearing in El Paso

The Texas House Agriculture & Livestock Committee is set to hold a hearing in El Paso next week, to discuss the identification of methods for the early detection of exotic invasive organisms that could threaten agricultural crops such as cotton. This $120 billion dollar industry, including the food and fiber sectors and agricultural receipts, is […]Read More

Borderland Farmers Busy Harvesting Industry-Best Cotton

While most know that El Paso is home to the Chihuahuas, the Miners, home to “Chico’s Tacos,” one thing that most El Pasoans may not know is that El Paso County is also the largest Pima (Extra Long Staple) Cotton producing county in the State of Texas. Cotton harvest in El Paso County normally starts […]Read More