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USDA-MP: Quality of Cotton Classed, By Office, Pg 8-10, Upland; strength and micronaire

- WEEK AND SEASON ENDED November 9, 2017 -

                QUALITY OF COTTON CLASSED UNDER SMITH-DOXEY ACT BY CLASSING OFFICES               
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  Quality               ABILENE     CORPUS CHRISTI      DUMAS          FLORENCE        LAMESA     
Designation          Week   Season   Week  Season   Week   Season   Week  Season    Week  Season  
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STRENGTH 1/          Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct. 
                                                                                                  

17 & below            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -   
    18                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -   
    19                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -   
    20                -       *       -       *       -       -       -       -       -       -   
    21                -       *       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -   
    22                -       *       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -   
    23                *       *      0.1     0.1      -       -       -       -       -       -   
    24               0.1     0.1     0.2     0.2      -       -       *       *       *       *   
    25               0.6     0.9     0.4     0.6      -       -      0.1     0.2     0.8     0.6  
    26               2.8     3.8     1.1     2.0      *       *      0.6     1.3     3.6     3.6  
    27               6.6     8.7     3.9     5.4     0.1     0.2     2.7     5.2    10.8    11.3  
    28              13.1    14.5    10.0    11.3     0.4     0.8     7.2     9.2    22.1    23.8  
    29              22.1    20.9    18.8    18.6     2.6     3.4    13.4    14.3    25.7    26.3  
    30              22.4    21.1    24.5    23.3    10.6    11.8    21.0    20.3    20.0    19.1  
    31              17.6    16.6    18.6    18.7    28.8    28.2    21.2    19.4    11.4    10.7  
    32              10.2     9.3    11.6    11.2    28.7    28.8    16.0    14.4     4.4     3.4  
    33               3.5     3.2     6.1     5.4    15.5    14.9    10.2     8.9     1.1     0.8  
    34               0.9     0.8     3.4     2.1     8.8     7.8     4.7     4.4     0.2     0.2  
    35               0.2     0.1     1.0     0.7     3.3     3.1     2.0     1.7      *       *   
36 & above            *       *      0.4     0.3     1.2     1.1     0.9     0.7      -       *   

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Average             29.7    29.5    30.2    30.0    31.8    31.7    30.7    30.5    29.0    28.9  
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  MIKE                                                                                            
24 & below            -       -       -       *       -       -       -       -       *       *   
    25                *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -      0.1     0.1  
    26                *       *       -       *       -       -       -       -      0.2     0.1  
    27               0.1      *       *       *       *       *       -       -      0.3     0.2  
    28               0.1     0.1      *       *       *       *       -       *      0.9     0.5  
    29               0.2     0.2      *       *       *       *       -       *      1.3     0.9  
    30               0.9     0.7      *       *       *       *       *       *      1.8     1.4  
    31               1.3     1.0      *       *      0.1     0.1      *       *      2.1     1.7  
    32               1.7     1.4      *      0.1     0.1     0.2      *       *      3.0     2.6  
    33               2.8     2.2      *      0.1     0.4     0.4      *       *      4.3     3.9  
    34               3.0     2.7      *      0.2     0.6     0.7     0.1      *      5.7     5.0  
    35               4.4     3.9     0.2     0.4     1.2     1.1     0.2     0.1     7.2     6.0  
    36               5.3     4.9     0.4     0.7     1.8     1.8     0.2     0.1     8.4     7.4  
    37               6.4     6.0     0.9     1.3     2.4     2.5     0.4     0.3     9.7     8.5  
    38               8.4     7.5     1.5     2.0     3.3     3.7     0.5     0.4    10.1     9.3  
    39               8.6     7.9     1.8     2.8     4.2     4.3     1.1     0.8     9.9     9.4  
    40               7.8     7.8     2.6     4.2     6.0     5.9     2.2     1.6     8.3     8.3  
    41               7.2     7.9     2.8     5.6     7.4     7.1     3.6     3.1     6.9     8.1  
    42               7.6     8.3     4.0     7.3     8.8     8.3     6.8     5.8     4.6     6.1  
    43               8.2     8.5     5.4     9.0     9.2     8.8    10.3     9.0     4.2     5.4  
    44               7.3     8.2     7.6    10.8     9.5     9.4    12.6    11.8     3.4     4.1  
    45               6.2     6.7     9.8    11.7    10.2     9.3    13.9    13.6     2.9     3.5  
    46               4.8     5.3    13.6    12.2     9.9     8.9    13.2    13.6     2.1     2.7  
    47               3.0     3.5    14.0    11.0     8.0     7.7    11.2    12.1     1.1     1.7  
    48               2.2     2.3    13.7     8.6     6.6     6.4     8.4     9.5     0.6     1.0  
    49               1.3     1.3     9.5     5.7     4.2     4.9     6.2     7.2     0.4     0.8  
    50               0.8     0.9     6.2     3.4     2.5     3.6     4.1     5.0     0.2     0.7  
    51               0.4     0.4     3.6     1.7     1.8     2.4     2.9     3.2     0.2     0.3  
    52               0.2     0.2     1.3     0.7     1.0     1.3     1.3     1.7     0.1     0.2  
    53                *       *      0.6     0.3     0.4     0.6     0.5     0.8      *      0.1  
    54                -       *      0.2     0.1     0.2     0.2     0.2     0.3      -       *   
    55                -       -      0.1      *      0.1     0.1     0.1     0.1      -       *   
    56                -       -       *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -   
    57                -       -       *       *       -       *       -       *       -       -   
    58                -       -       *       *       -       -       -       *       -       -   
    59                -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -   
60 & above            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -   
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Average               40      41      46      45      44      44      45      46      38      39  
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 1/ Fiber strength expressed in terms of 1/8" gage (grams per tex).                               
 Less than 0.05 percent.                                                                   Page 6 
                                                                                                  

                QUALITY OF COTTON CLASSED UNDER SMITH-DOXEY ACT BY CLASSING OFFICES               
                              WEEK AND SEASON ENDED November 9, 2017                              
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  Quality              LUBBOCK          MACON         MEMPHIS        RAYVILLE	     VISALIA        
Designation          Week   Season   Week  Season   Week   Season   Week  Season    Week  Season  
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STRENGTH 1/          Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct. 
                                                                                                  

17 & below            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -   
    18                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -   
    19                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -   
    20                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -   
    21                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -   
    22                *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *   
    23                *       *       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       *   
    24               0.1     0.1      *       *       -       *       -       *       -       *   
    25               0.4     0.5     0.4     0.2      *       *       *       *       -       *   
    26               1.8     2.1     2.6     1.8      *       *       *       *       -      0.1  
    27               5.8     6.5     9.5     7.4     0.4     0.2     0.5     0.2      *      0.9  
    28              13.3    14.5    17.2    14.8     3.0     1.8     1.3     1.5     0.4     3.8  
    29              20.5    21.4    25.6    23.2    14.2     9.2     4.7     6.1     2.8     6.3  
    30              21.6    21.6    22.2    24.0    30.3    24.5    14.2    16.6     7.9    11.2  
    31              17.6    16.8    12.3    15.0    27.4    30.4    27.4    27.9    15.4    14.9  
    32              11.1    10.0     6.6     8.1    13.8    18.9    31.9    26.2    16.4    12.4  
    33               5.3     4.4     2.7     3.8     6.2     8.7    14.2    14.9    13.2    10.4  
    34               1.8     1.4     0.7     1.2     3.4     4.3     4.7     5.1     9.2     6.8  
    35               0.5     0.4     0.2     0.3     1.1     1.6     0.7     1.0    11.5     8.5  
36 & above           0.2     0.1      *      0.1     0.2     0.4     0.4     0.4    23.2    24.6  

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Average             29.9    29.7    29.3    29.6    30.7    31.0    31.4    31.4    33.3    32.8  
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  MIKE                                                                                            
24 & below           0.3     0.3      -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -   
    25               0.8     0.6      -       *       *       *       -       -       -       -   
    26               1.9     1.5      *       *       *       *       -       -       -       *   
    27               3.1     2.5      *       *       *       *      0.1      *       -       *   
    28               4.2     3.5      *       *       *       *       *       *       -       *   
    29               6.0     4.9      *       *       *       *       -       -       -       *   
    30               7.3     6.4      *       *      0.2     0.1      *       *      0.2     0.1  
    31               8.4     7.7      *       *      0.2     0.1      -       *      0.6     0.2  
    32               8.9     8.5      *       *      0.3     0.2      *       *      0.5     0.3  
    33               8.4     8.4     0.1     0.2     0.4     0.4      *      0.1     0.9     0.5  
    34               8.1     8.3     0.2     0.3     1.0     0.8      *      0.2     0.8     0.5  
    35               7.6     8.0     0.4     0.6     1.5     1.3     0.2     0.4     1.5     0.7  
    36               7.3     7.5     0.8     1.1     2.3     2.1     0.5     0.9     2.0     1.2  
    37               6.6     6.7     1.1     1.6     3.5     3.2     1.0     1.3     4.0     1.9  
    38               5.5     5.8     2.0     2.3     4.8     4.5     2.1     1.9     4.8     2.6  
    39               4.3     5.0     2.7     3.0     5.9     5.9     2.4     2.7     6.2     3.5  
    40               3.2     3.9     3.6     3.9     7.2     7.2     3.3     3.5     6.5     4.3  
    41               2.5     3.1     5.1     5.6     9.1     8.3     4.3     4.0     6.3     5.7  
    42               1.8     2.4     7.1     8.0     9.2     9.0     6.0     5.8     6.2     6.9  
    43               1.2     1.7    10.7    11.1     8.9     8.9     6.7     7.4     8.5     8.6  
    44               0.9     1.2    14.0    13.5     7.7     8.5     8.1     8.5     7.6     9.0  
    45               0.6     0.8    14.2    13.7     7.5     8.0    11.9    10.9     8.0    10.6  
    46               0.4     0.5    12.0    12.0     7.1     7.4    14.6    12.5     8.2    10.0  
    47               0.3     0.3     9.2     9.0     6.1     6.6    14.1    12.5     8.8     9.4  
    48               0.2     0.2     7.0     6.3     5.6     5.6    11.0    10.5     6.8     7.3  
    49               0.1     0.1     4.8     4.0     4.6     4.5     6.1     7.0     5.1     7.0  
    50               0.1     0.1     3.1     2.3     3.0     3.2     3.6     4.8     4.1     4.9  
    51               0.1     0.1     1.4     1.0     1.9     2.1     2.1     2.7     1.8     3.2  
    52                *       *      0.3     0.2     1.4     1.3     1.1     1.4     0.7     1.0  
    53                *       *      0.1     0.1     0.5     0.4     0.5     0.7     0.1     0.2  
    54                *       *       *       *      0.1     0.2     0.1     0.2      *      0.1  
    55                *       *       *       *       *      0.1      *       *       -       *   
    56                -       *       *       *       *       *       *       *       -      0.1  
    57                -       -       -       *       *       *       -       *       -      0.1  
    58                -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -   
    59                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -   
60 & above            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -   
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Average               34      35      44      44      43      43      45      45      43      45  
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 1/ Fiber strength expressed in terms of 1/8" gage (grams per tex).                               
 Less than 0.05 percent.                                                                   Page 7 
                                                                                                  

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