Cotton

Just a few years ago, cotton production was booming in Central California, as seen in this 2010 photo of the fall harvest. But the United States Department of Agriculture says California farmers are planting as much as 35% less of some varieties in 2014 compared with last year.
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( Al Seib / Los Angeles Times / November 11, 2010 )

Just a few years ago, cotton production was booming in Central California, as seen in this 2010 photo of the fall harvest. But the United States Department of Agriculture says California farmers are planting as much as 35% less of some varieties in 2014 compared with last year.

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