Cotton Organizations

National Cotton Council of America

California Cotton Growers and Ginners Association

Arizona Cotton Growers Association

Arizona Cotton Ginners Association

Arizona Cotton Research and Protection Council

New Mexico Cotton Ginners’ Association

Texas Cotton Ginners’ Association

National Cottonseed Products Association

International Cotton Advisory Committee

Cotton Council International

Cotton Incorporated

Cotton Board


BCI (Better Cotton Initiative)


Cotton Marketing 101

Intercontinental Futures Exchange (ICE)

International Trade Center’s Cotton Exporter’s Guide

Cotton Marketing Planner

Cotton Cultivated

Cotton Connect


Government Organizations and Reports

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)
National Agricultural Statistics Service (current and historic crop reports)

Cotton: World Markets and Trade

USDA Quick Statistics

U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture

U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry

U.S. Farm Policy Blog

University of California Research Center

California Farm Bureau

California Department of Food and Ag (CDFA)

California Farms Foundation

Arizona Department of Agriculture

Arizona Farm Bureau

New Mexico Department of Agriculture

New Mexico Farm Bureau

Texas Department of Agriculture

Texas Farm Bureau

California Cotton Planting Forecast (useful from March to May)

World Cotton Calendar

California’s U.S. Senators and Representatives Contact Information

Arizona’s U.S. Senators and Representatives Contact Information

New Mexico’s U.S. Senators and Representatives Contact Information

Texas’s U.S. Senators and Representatives Contact Information



Water Information

United States Drought Monitor

Association of California Water Agencies

California Farm Water Coalition

California Department of Water Resources

Arizona Meteorological Network

New Mexico Water Resources

Texas Agricultural Water Resources

Texas Water Resources Institute

Texas Water Development Board



Cotton Farming Magazine

Cotton Grower Magazine

Cotton Outlook

Farm Journal

USDA’S Rural Cooperatives Magazine

Western Farm Press

Educational Material

How A Cotton Plant Grows

Cotton Campus from Cotton Incorporated


Cotton University

Arizona’s Cotton Today

Eli Whitney Museum and the Cotton Gin

Shafter (Calif.) Research Station

Texas Cotton Gin Museum

Texas Historical State Association ‘Cotton Culture’

What Can You Make With A Bale Of Cotton?

Cotton’s Frequently Asked Questions


Sustainability Programs

Oregan Tilth Organic Certification & Sustainable Agriculture

The World doesn’t just need cotton, it needs better Cotton.

Trust US Cotton Protocol


National Cooperative Business Association

National Council of Farmer Cooperatives

Ag Council of California

Arizona Cooperatives

Arizona Cooperative Initiative

Texas Agricultural Cooperative Council



Gifts and Crafts

The Cotton Shedd

Little Bales of Cotton