The Best Time to Plant Cotton in Louisiana

In Louisiana, it is best to plant cotton in mid-April to mid-May. During these two months, the soil temperature, two-inches deep in mid-morning, reaches about 68 degrees Fahrenheit, the recommended temperature for planting cotton.

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