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

- WEEK AND SEASON ENDED November 9, 2017 -

                                QUALITY OF COTTON CLASSED UNDER SMITH-DOXEY ACT BY STATE,                               
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  Quality               Alabama        Arkansas       Arizona        California       Florida         Georgia           
Designation          Week   Season   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.    Pct.    Pct        
                                                                                                                        

17 & below            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    18                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    19                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    20                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    21                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    22                -       -       -       -       -       *       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    23                -       -       -       -       -       *       -       -       -       -       *       *         
    24                *       *       -       *       -       *       -       -       -       -       *       *         
    25                *      0.1      -       *       -      0.1      -       -       *       *      0.4     0.3        
    26               0.6     0.4      *       *       -      0.1      -       -       *      0.4     3.0     2.1        
    27               4.0     2.9     0.3     0.2      *      1.9      -       *      0.8     2.5    10.4     8.1        
    28               9.9     8.5     2.6     1.5     0.9     8.0      -       *      5.4     7.8    18.3    15.5        
    29              22.4    18.0    13.0     8.4     2.9    12.2     0.1     0.1    16.8    18.1    25.9    23.6        
    30              25.0    25.2    27.3    22.3     8.9    19.6     0.7     1.5    25.7    25.6    21.6    23.4        
    31              19.6    22.2    25.8    28.9    25.7    25.6     1.8     3.4    23.1    21.9    11.3    14.0        
    32              11.4    13.7    15.4    19.0    32.4    17.2     5.9     8.3    15.5    13.6     5.9     7.8        
    33               4.7     6.1     8.3     9.7    19.0    10.1    11.0    11.1     8.4     6.8     2.4     3.7        
    34               1.8     2.1     4.9     6.1     7.6     4.0    12.5     9.9     3.1     2.3     0.6     1.1        
    35               0.3     0.6     1.9     2.8     1.9     0.9    21.7    16.3     1.0     0.7     0.2     0.3        
36 & above           0.1     0.2     0.6     1.0     0.5     0.1    46.3    49.4     0.3     0.2      *      0.1        

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Average             30.0    30.3    30.9    31.2    31.8    30.7    35.1    35.0    30.6    30.4    29.2    29.5        
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  MIKE                                                                                                                  
24 & below            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    25                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *         
    26                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       -       -       *       *         
    27                *       *       -       *       -       -       -       *       -       -       *       *         
    28                -       *       *       *       -       -       -       *       -       -       *       *         
    29                *       *       *       *       -       -       -       *       -       -       *       *         
    30                *      0.1     0.1     0.1      -       *      0.2     0.1      -       -       *       *         
    31                *      0.1     0.2     0.1      *       *      1.0     0.3      -       -       *       *         
    32               0.2     0.2     0.4     0.2      *       *      0.7     0.4      -       -       *       *         
    33               0.4     0.4     0.5     0.4     0.7     0.2     0.9     0.6      -       -      0.1     0.2        
    34               0.8     0.6     1.2     0.8     0.3     0.1     0.7     0.6      *      0.1     0.2     0.4        
    35               1.4     1.3     1.8     1.5     1.5     0.4     0.9     0.8     0.1     0.3     0.5     0.7        
    36               1.5     1.9     3.3     2.7     2.2     1.0     1.6     1.1     0.5     0.6     0.9     1.2        
    37               2.3     2.9     4.5     4.1     2.0     1.2     4.9     2.3     1.1     1.0     1.2     1.7        
    38               3.3     3.9     6.2     5.7     2.0     1.4     6.5     3.5     0.9     0.9     2.2     2.5        
    39               4.5     4.8     7.6     7.3     1.6     1.3     8.5     5.1     0.8     1.1     2.8     3.2        
    40               6.0     5.6     9.2     9.2     3.1     2.1     9.3     6.3     1.5     1.8     3.5     4.0        
    41               8.8     7.4    10.4     9.6     2.3     2.7     9.0     8.4     3.8     3.1     4.7     5.6        
    42               8.1     8.4     9.5     9.5     2.1     4.3     8.9     9.3     7.0     5.3     7.0     8.1        
    43               8.3     9.2     9.2     8.9     6.1     6.4    11.0    11.0    11.3     9.3    11.1    11.4        
    44               9.5     9.7     7.6     8.7     5.3     8.1     9.7    10.1    14.9    13.5    14.5    13.9        
    45              11.1    10.3     6.8     7.9     8.2     9.1     8.8    12.4    15.5    16.0    14.2    13.9        
    46              10.6     9.7     6.6     7.1    10.0    10.5     7.5     9.8    13.3    15.3    11.6    11.7        
    47               7.5     8.1     5.3     5.9    14.9    11.6     4.9     7.5    11.9    12.4     9.1     8.7        
    48               6.4     6.5     3.7     4.2    12.7    11.5     1.7     3.3     8.3     8.4     6.9     5.9        
    49               4.6     4.6     2.6     2.5    10.5    12.3     1.2     2.3     5.2     5.4     4.6     3.7        
    50               3.0     2.7     1.7     1.7     8.6     8.3     1.4     1.9     2.3     2.7     2.9     2.0        
    51               1.1     1.2     1.0     0.9     3.9     5.2     0.6     1.4     0.7     1.4     1.4     0.9        
    52               0.4     0.3     0.4     0.5     1.7     1.6     0.1     0.4     0.3     0.7     0.3     0.2        
    53               0.1     0.1     0.1     0.2     0.2     0.4      *      0.1     0.2     0.4     0.1     0.1        
    54                *       *       *      0.1      *       *       *      0.1     0.4     0.2      *       *         
    55                -       *       *       *       -       *       -      0.1     0.1      *       *       *         
    56                -       *       -       *       -       -       -      0.3      -       -       *       *         
    57                -       -       -       *       -       -       -      0.2      -       *       -       -         
    58                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    59                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
60 & above            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               44      43      42      42      46      46      42      43      45      45      44      44        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
 1/ Fiber strength expressed in terms of 1/8" gage (grams per tex).  * Less than 0.05 percent                           
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                                QUALITY OF COTTON CLASSED UNDER SMITH-DOXEY ACT BY STATE,                               
                                         WEEK AND SEASON ENDED November 9, 2017                                         
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  Quality                Kansas        Louisiana      Missouri       Mississippi   North Carolina    New Mexico         
Designation          Week   Season   Week  Season   Week   Season   Week  Season    Week  Season    Week  Season        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
STRENGTH 1/          Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.    Pct.   Pct.        
                                                                                                                        

17 & below            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    18                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    19                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    20                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    21                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    22                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    23                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    24                -       -       -       *       -       -       -       *       -       *       -      0.4        
    25                -       -       -       *       -       *       *       *       -      0.1      -      0.9        
    26                -       -       -       *       -       *       *       *       -      0.6      -      1.6        
    27                -       -       -      0.1      -      0.1     0.2     0.3     2.1     3.7      -      1.8        
    28                -       -       -      0.9     1.9     1.1     0.9     1.1     5.4     7.1      -      2.6        
    29                -       -      3.6     5.0    13.0     7.8     3.4     4.0    10.7    12.0      -     17.7        
    30                -       -     13.5    16.3    34.9    26.3    11.6    11.6    18.4    19.5    28.6    27.9        
    31                -       -     28.1    28.5    33.2    36.4    27.5    26.9    22.6    21.0    35.9    32.0        
    32                -       -     33.4    27.0    11.9    19.6    27.2    29.0    18.4    16.9      -      9.6        
    33                -       -     14.8    15.5     3.3     6.0    15.7    15.6    12.2    10.7      -      4.7        
    34                -       -      4.9     5.3     1.1     2.1     9.2     8.0     5.8     5.2      -      0.7        
    35                -       -       -      1.0      -      0.5     3.2     2.8     2.6     2.2      -       -         
36 & above            -       -       -      0.4      -      0.1     1.0     0.7     1.3     1.0      -      0.1        

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               -       -     31.6    31.5    30.5    30.9    31.8    31.7    31.1    30.8    30.5    30.2        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
  MIKE                                                                                                                  
24 & below            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    25                -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -         
    26                -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -         
    27                -       -      0.1      *       *       *       *       *       -       -       -       -         
    28                -       -       *       *       -       *       *       *       -       -       -       -         
    29                -       -       -       -       -       -      0.1      *       -       -       -      1.0        
    30                -       -       *       *       *       *      0.1     0.1      *       *      1.6     2.7        
    31                -       -       -       *      0.1     0.1     0.2     0.1      *       *      1.1     2.2        
    32                -       -       *       *      0.1     0.1     0.2     0.2      *       *      1.6     2.3        
    33                -       -       *      0.1     0.1     0.2     0.6     0.6      *       *      3.3     4.7        
    34                -       -       *      0.2     0.3     0.4     0.8     0.8     0.1      *      6.0     7.2        
    35                -       -      0.2     0.4     0.7     0.7     1.4     1.4      *       *      5.7     5.1        
    36                -       -      0.4     0.8     0.9     1.1     1.9     2.2     0.1     0.1     4.7     5.1        
    37                -       -      0.9     1.2     2.1     1.7     2.5     3.0     0.3     0.2    10.0     9.4        
    38                -       -      2.1     1.8     3.1     2.8     3.5     4.3     0.4     0.2     6.0     6.2        
    39                -       -      2.4     2.6     4.0     4.3     4.3     4.7     0.8     0.5    11.9    10.6        
    40                -       -      3.3     3.4     5.9     5.9     6.1     6.0     1.6     1.2     6.1     5.6        
    41                -       -      4.2     3.9     9.2     8.5     7.5     7.1     2.6     2.1     4.1     3.8        
    42                -       -      5.7     5.6    10.9    10.3     8.5     8.1     5.0     3.8    12.1    11.1        
    43                -       -      6.1     7.1    11.0    10.6     8.9     8.5     7.8     6.5     3.5     3.2        
    44                -       -      8.0     8.4    10.0    10.2     8.6     8.8    10.3     9.4     7.6     6.8        
    45                -       -     11.6    10.8     9.5     9.5    10.0     8.7    13.3    12.5     0.7     0.6        
    46                -       -     15.0    12.6     7.5     8.4     9.5     8.4    14.0    13.9     1.2     1.1        
    47                -       -     14.8    12.8     6.2     7.3     7.8     7.2    12.1    13.1     2.3     2.0        
    48                -       -     11.5    10.9     6.4     6.1     6.5     6.1    10.3    11.3     5.1     4.5        
    49                -       -      6.1     7.3     5.2     4.8     4.4     4.9     8.1     9.7     4.2     3.7        
    50                -       -      3.6     5.0     3.0     3.2     2.7     3.7     5.7     7.2     1.2     1.0        
    51                -       -      2.1     2.8     2.1     2.1     1.8     2.5     4.2     4.6      -       -         
    52                -       -      1.2     1.5     1.3     1.0     1.4     1.5     1.8     2.3      -       -         
    53                -       -      0.5     0.7     0.4     0.3     0.5     0.6     0.8     1.0      -       -         
    54                -       -      0.1     0.2     0.1     0.2     0.2     0.2     0.3     0.4      -       -         
    55                -       -       *       *       *      0.1     0.1     0.1     0.1     0.1      -       -         
    56                -       -       *       *       *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -         
    57                -       -       -       *       *       *       *       *       -       *       -       -         
    58                -       -       -       -       -       *       *       *       -       *       -       -         
    59                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -         
60 & above            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               -       -       45      45      44      44      44      44      46      46      40      39        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
 1/ Fiber strength expressed in terms of 1/8" gage (grams per tex). * Less than 0.05 percent.                           
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                                QUALITY OF COTTON CLASSED UNDER SMITH-DOXEY ACT BY STATE,                               
                                         WEEK AND SEASON ENDED November 9, 2017                                         
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  Quality               Oklahoma    South Carolina    Tennessee        Texas         Virginia                           
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     0.2      *       *                         
    25                *       *      0.1     0.4      *       *      0.5     0.7      *      0.1                        
    26                *      0.1     1.0     2.7      *       *      2.3     2.4     0.8     1.0                        
    27               0.3     1.0     4.2     8.4     0.4     0.3     7.1     6.5     2.3     4.2                        
    28               2.7     5.4    11.8    14.2     3.0     1.9    15.2    13.5     5.0     7.3                        
    29              16.1    16.9    19.8    20.5    13.0     9.2    21.8    20.0    12.3    10.3                        
    30              24.8    26.4    27.4    24.0    28.1    24.1    21.8    22.4    18.7    14.9                        
    31              27.3    26.0    17.8    15.6    27.7    29.5    15.8    17.2    22.1    21.2                        
    32              20.0    16.9     8.8     7.7    17.7    19.6     9.0     9.9    21.0    19.4                        
    33               7.3     5.9     5.5     4.0     5.7     9.4     4.1     4.6    11.3    11.8                        
    34               1.3     1.3     2.3     1.7     3.1     3.8     1.6     1.7     4.8     6.7                        
    35               0.2     0.1     0.9     0.6     1.0     1.6     0.4     0.6     1.1     2.2                        
36 & above            *       *      0.3     0.2     0.2     0.6     0.2     0.3     0.6     0.8                        

___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average             30.7    30.5    30.0    29.6    30.7    31.0    29.6    29.8    30.9    30.9                        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
  MIKE                                                                                                                  
24 & below            -       -       -       -       -       -      0.2      *       -       -                         
    25                -       -       -       -       -       -      0.4     0.1      -       -                         
    26                -       -       -       -       *       *      0.9     0.3      -       -                         
    27                -       *       -       -      0.1      *      1.4     0.4      -       -                         
    28                *      0.1      -       *      0.1      *      2.1     0.6      -       -                         
    29               0.1     0.1      -       *       *       *      3.0     0.9      -       -                         
    30               0.2     0.1      -       -      0.2     0.1     3.8     1.2      -       -                         
    31               0.7     0.4      -       -       *       *      4.4     1.5      -       -                         
    32               0.4     0.4      -       *      0.1     0.1     4.9     1.8      *       *                         
    33               0.6     0.6      *       *      0.1     0.2     5.2     2.0     0.3     0.1                        
    34               0.9     0.8      *       *      0.5     0.4     5.3     2.2     0.5     0.2                        
    35               1.7     1.8     0.1     0.1     0.4     0.5     5.7     2.4     0.9     0.3                        
    36               2.5     2.7     0.2     0.2     0.9     1.0     5.9     2.7     1.1     0.4                        
    37               3.2     3.7     0.2     0.4     1.8     1.5     6.2     3.2     0.8     0.3                        
    38               5.3     5.1     0.6     0.7     2.4     2.1     6.2     3.7     0.9     0.3                        
    39               6.0     6.0     1.4     1.3     3.6     3.1     5.7     4.1     2.0     0.7                        
    40               7.9     7.5     2.7     2.7     4.0     3.9     4.8     4.7     3.4     1.3                        
    41               7.7     8.5     5.0     5.3     5.1     5.1     4.1     5.5     5.0     2.8                        
    42               9.5    10.4    10.1     9.6     7.5     7.0     3.4     6.4     7.7     5.8                        
    43              12.2    11.3    15.0    14.0     7.5     8.1     3.3     7.4    11.6     8.6                        
    44              10.2    10.8    16.4    15.3     7.9     8.5     3.4     8.4    14.7    14.6                        
    45               9.3     8.9    14.9    14.7     8.2     8.7     3.6     8.8    14.6    15.9                        
    46               6.3     6.6    12.4    12.1     9.4     9.2     4.1     9.0    11.2    15.9                        
    47               5.2     5.1     9.6     9.8     8.5     8.8     3.6     8.0    10.2    12.5                        
    48               3.8     3.7     5.6     6.3     8.8     8.6     3.4     6.2     5.9     8.3                        
    49               2.9     2.4     3.2     3.3     8.1     7.8     2.3     4.1     3.6     5.0                        
    50               1.9     1.8     1.5     1.4     6.3     6.4     1.5     2.4     2.4     2.9                        
    51               1.2     0.8     0.5     0.8     3.8     4.4     0.8     1.2     1.9     2.3                        
    52               0.6     0.4     0.5     0.9     2.9     2.7     0.3     0.5     1.0     1.0                        
    53               0.1      *      0.2     0.6     1.4     1.1     0.1     0.2     0.1     0.6                        
    54                -       *       *      0.2     0.5     0.4     0.1     0.1      *      0.2                        
    55                -       -       -      0.1      *      0.1      *       *       -       *                         
    56                -       -       -      0.1      *       *       *       *       -       -                         
    57                -       -       -       *       -       *       *       *       -       -                         
    58                -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -                         
    59                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *                         
60 & above            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -                         
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
Average               43      42      44      45      45      45      38      42      44      45                        
___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________     
 1/ Fiber strength expressed in terms of 1/8" gage (grams per tex). * Less than 0.05 percent                            
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