Cotton پنبه

Problems and Opportunities

  • Priority problems include low prices, lack of irrigation infrastructure and poor access to processing.

  • Priority opportunities include dispelling the common myth that cotton requires high amounts of water; it is actually somewhat drought resistant.

Overview

Production

  • Cotton Production Fact Sheet (UC Davis)
  • Nitrogen Requirements of Annual Crops Fact Sheet (UC Davis)

Pest Management for Cotton

Industry

  • Cotton Industry Report (Chemonics for USAID)
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Provinces

Ghor

Ghazni

Faryab

Farah

Daikundy

Bamyan

Balkh

Baghlan

Badghis

Badakhshan

Zabul

Wardak

Uruzgan

Takhar

Sar-e-Pul

Samangan

Parwan

Panjshir

Paktya

Paktika

Nuristan

Nimroz

Nangarhar

Logar

Laghman

Kunduz

Kunar

Khost

Kapisa

Kandahar

Kabul

Jawzjan

Herat

Helmand