2013 High Cotton Award Winners

Delta Winner — Johnny Little, Holcomb, Miss.

Johnny Little farms 1,175 acres of cotton and 350 acres of corn near Holcomb, Miss. According to Bayer CropScience’s Steve McPeek, who nominated Little for the High Cotton award, “One thing that sets Johnny apart is that he is willing to try new things and think outside the box to address problems on his farm. He is willing to adapt to changes in production and the market.”

 

Southeast Winner — Linwood Vick, Wilson, N.C.

Linwood Vick’s achievements in cotton production and his use of environmentally sound practices have earned him recognition as the Farm Press/Cotton Foundation 2013 High Cotton Award winner for the Southeast region.

 

Southwest Winner — John Wilde, San Angelo, Texas

This devotion to the farm and to practices that make the land better and more productive earned John Wilde the Farm Press/Cotton Foundations 2013 High Cotton Award for the Southwest region. He will be presented the award at a recognition breakfast at the Beltwide Cotton Conferences at San Antonio.

 

Far West Winner– Chad Crivelli, Dos Palos, Calif.

Producer Chad Crivelli, Dos Palos, Calif., is part of a new generation of  farmers who are implementing practices that promote good stewardship, protecting the water, air and soil of California.

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