Cotton Crop Future

The high plains is home to the largest contiguous area of cotton in the world.

And the coming weeks are critical for crop success or failure.

Right now the plants are in the bowl season.

Farmers tell us it's the instrumental time in which they will either have a good or bad crop.

In early may severe weather wilted out a small percentage of cotton in the area.

The cotton in this region will be ginned in November.