Cotton Feeds the World

Cotton is not only a fibre for the textile industry. Its sphere of influence goes much further: it is an essential economic factor for many farmers and workers in developing …

Glowing Cotton – Science or Fiction

Functional fabrics also known as “smart textiles” include coatings or secondary materials with properties such as colour changing or generating electricity with movement. The challenge is that anything added to …

Cotton

Link to: International Year of Natural Fibres 2009: Cotton Link to: Bremen Cotton Exchange Link to: International Cotton Advisory Committee Press Release: Efficient Irrigation Methods Reduce Water Consumption of Cotton …

Cotton Irrigation Systems Overview

Cotton Incorporated has released a in deeps overview report about irrigation systems for cotton crops. The three most common systems are: Sprinkler irrigation Surface irrigation Drip irrigation – surface or …