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

- WEEK AND SEASON ENDED November 30, 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      *       *       *       *       -       -      0.2     0.1     0.5     0.4        
    26               1.0     0.6     0.1      *      0.1     0.1      -       -      1.6     0.7     3.0     2.5        
    27               5.7     3.8     0.7     0.5     0.5     1.1      -       *      5.3     3.7    10.9     9.1        
    28              15.1    10.9     8.1     3.6     2.2     4.5     0.1      *     12.4    10.4    18.0    16.2        
    29              26.5    22.5    22.9    13.1     5.7     8.2     0.1     0.1    20.8    20.3    23.5    23.7        
    30              24.9    25.5    29.9    25.1    13.6    16.1     1.8     1.4    25.5    25.1    19.8    22.5        
    31              14.6    19.0    18.7    25.1    18.1    24.0     3.9     3.9    19.3    20.1    12.6    13.6        
    32               7.7    10.8    11.1    16.1    21.3    20.9    12.2     9.2    10.2    11.9     7.7     7.6        
    33               3.1     4.6     5.7     8.6    23.7    15.7    11.9    10.8     3.5     5.4     3.0     3.2        
    34               0.9     1.6     1.9     4.8     9.6     6.8    13.1    10.2     1.0     1.7     0.7     0.9        
    35               0.2     0.5     0.6     2.2     4.1     1.9    15.5    16.8     0.2     0.4     0.2     0.2        
36 & above           0.1     0.2     0.3     0.9     1.2     0.6    41.4    47.6      *      0.1     0.1     0.1        

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Average             29.6    30.0    30.2    30.9    31.8    31.3    34.7    35.0    29.8    30.1    29.3    29.4        
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  MIKE                                                                                                                  
24 & below            -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    25                -       *       -       *      0.1      *       *       *       -       -       -       *         
    26                *       *       -       -      0.3     0.1      -       *       -       -       -       *         
    27                *       *       -       *      0.3     0.1      -       *       -       -       *       *         
    28                *       *       -       *      0.2     0.1      -       *       -       -       *       *         
    29                *       *       *       *      0.3     0.1     0.1     0.1      -       -       *       *         
    30                *      0.1      *      0.1     0.3     0.2     0.1     0.1      -       -      0.1      *         
    31               0.1     0.1      *      0.1     0.6     0.3     0.6     0.4      *       *      0.1      *         
    32               0.3     0.2     0.2     0.2     0.6     0.3     0.6     0.5      *       *      0.2     0.1        
    33               0.5     0.4     0.4     0.4     0.7     0.4     0.6     0.6     0.3     0.1     0.3     0.2        
    34               0.8     0.7     1.0     0.9     0.9     0.5     0.4     0.5     0.4     0.2     0.5     0.4        
    35               1.3     1.2     2.0     1.5     1.2     1.0     1.0     0.9     0.5     0.3     0.7     0.7        
    36               2.0     1.8     3.7     2.8     1.6     1.5     0.9     1.4     0.7     0.5     1.4     1.2        
    37               2.4     2.7     5.1     4.1     2.3     1.7     1.1     2.3     1.5     1.0     2.1     1.7        
    38               3.6     3.7     6.6     5.8     2.2     1.9     2.4     3.8     1.2     1.0     2.8     2.4        
    39               5.1     4.6     7.6     7.5     2.2     2.0     3.6     5.3     0.9     1.0     3.4     3.1        
    40               6.6     5.6     8.7     9.1     3.2     2.7     7.0     6.4     1.5     1.5     4.2     4.0        
    41               7.6     7.2     9.7     9.7     3.9     2.9     9.4     8.3     3.1     2.5     5.6     5.4        
    42               9.5     8.4    10.1     9.8     4.4     3.7    12.0     9.4     4.8     4.7     7.5     7.9        
    43               9.3     9.2     9.3     9.1     5.7     5.3    12.1    10.8     7.7     8.4     9.3    10.7        
    44              10.3     9.7     8.0     8.6    10.5     7.7    13.6    10.7     8.4    11.1    11.6    13.0        
    45               9.6    10.1     6.3     7.5     9.9     9.2     8.1    11.1    10.6    13.1    12.1    13.3        
    46               8.3     9.6     5.6     6.8    11.2    10.8     6.5     9.1    13.9    13.8    11.6    11.7        
    47               8.2     8.4     5.0     5.6    12.7    11.9     5.4     7.2    15.5    13.7     9.7     9.2        
    48               6.2     6.9     3.4     4.1    10.5    11.6     5.7     4.2    14.2    11.6     6.9     6.4        
    49               4.2     4.7     2.7     2.6     8.2    11.7     5.2     2.8     8.3     7.8     4.7     4.2        
    50               2.3     2.8     1.9     1.7     3.8     7.3     2.3     1.9     3.8     4.4     3.2     2.5        
    51               1.1     1.3     1.1     1.0     1.6     3.8     0.8     1.2     1.9     2.2     1.5     1.2        
    52               0.4     0.4     0.7     0.5     0.4     1.0     0.5     0.6     0.6     0.9     0.4     0.3        
    53               0.1     0.1     0.4     0.2     0.1     0.3     0.1     0.2     0.2     0.3     0.1     0.1        
    54                *       *      0.2     0.1      *       *       *      0.1     0.1     0.1      *       *         
    55                *       *      0.1      *       *       *       -      0.1      *       *       *       *         
    56                *       *      0.1      *       -       -       -      0.2      -       -       *       *         
    57                *       *       *       *       -       *       -      0.1      -       *       -       *         
    58                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    59                -       -       -       -       -       *       -       -       -       -       -       -         
60 & above            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
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Average               43      44      42      42      44      45      43      43      46      46      44      44        
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 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 30, 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        
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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                -       *       -       *       -       *       -       *       -       *       -      0.1        
    25                -       *       -       *       -       *       *       *       -       *       -      0.2        
    26                -       *       -       *       -       *      0.1      *       -      0.5      -      0.5        
    27                -      0.4      -      0.1      -      0.2     0.6     0.3     3.1     3.1      -      1.8        
    28                -      5.8      -      0.8     5.3     2.4     2.2     1.3     7.2     6.9    17.7     9.7        
    29              13.3    16.7     3.7     4.9    21.5    12.4     5.5     4.3    14.0    12.6    23.5    17.9        
    30              40.2    33.7    16.9    16.2    36.8    31.0    15.1    12.1    22.1    20.6    22.5    28.4        
    31              29.8    28.3    31.0    28.5    23.8    32.2    28.3    26.9    21.8    21.5    26.0    30.0        
    32              14.3    10.7    26.6    27.0     8.5    15.1    27.4    28.6    15.7    16.6      -      7.3        
    33                -      2.4    12.4    15.2     2.4     4.6    13.8    15.6     8.3    10.1      -      3.3        
    34                -      1.9     6.1     5.3      -      1.5     5.5     7.6     4.4     4.9      -      0.5        
    35                -       *       -      1.2      -      0.4     1.3     2.5     1.9     2.1      -      0.2        
36 & above            -       *       -      0.7      -      0.1     0.4     0.7     0.9     1.0      -      0.1        

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Average             30.4    30.3    31.5    31.5    30.1    30.6    31.4    31.7    30.7    30.8    29.7    30.1        
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  MIKE                                                                                                                  
24 & below            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
    25                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       -       -       -       -         
    26               3.0     2.0      -       *       *       *       *       *       -       -      0.1      *         
    27               0.5     1.2      *       *       -       *       *       *       *       *      1.0     0.3        
    28               1.2     1.3     0.1      *       -       *       *       *       *       *      3.1     1.1        
    29               3.0     1.8      -       *       -       *      0.1      *       *       *      2.1     1.0        
    30               2.3     2.6      *       *       *       *      0.1     0.1      *       *      2.5     1.5        
    31               3.8     4.2     0.1      *       *      0.1     0.2     0.1      *       *      1.1     1.0        
    32               4.9     4.4     0.3     0.1     0.1     0.1     0.4     0.4      *       *      2.3     1.3        
    33               4.3     4.2     0.1     0.1     0.2     0.2     0.9     0.8      *       *      6.3     3.2        
    34               3.0     3.5     0.1     0.2     0.3     0.5     1.6     1.2     0.1      *      6.8     4.9        
    35               3.5     5.0     0.2     0.3     0.6     0.7     1.8     1.6     0.1     0.1    11.5     6.8        
    36               7.2     6.7     0.7     0.7     1.4     1.1     2.3     2.3     0.5     0.2     7.8     5.1        
    37              10.4     8.2     0.8     1.1     3.0     2.0     3.1     3.1     0.9     0.3     7.6     7.7        
    38               9.7     9.5     1.9     1.6     4.3     3.1     4.1     4.2     1.1     0.5     3.6     7.4        
    39              11.6    10.0     2.8     2.4     4.8     4.3     5.1     4.7     1.5     0.8     3.9     7.4        
    40               9.5     7.5     3.0     3.1     6.4     6.0     4.8     5.9     2.6     1.7     8.2     8.9        
    41               7.1     6.6     3.6     3.7     7.2     8.3     5.8     7.0     3.9     2.8     6.1     6.6        
    42               7.6     6.7     5.0     5.5    10.0    10.4     6.6     7.9     5.8     4.8     2.8     7.0        
    43               4.2     3.7     7.8     7.0     9.0    10.7     8.3     8.5     7.4     7.2     4.9     4.9        
    44               1.7     3.4     9.1     8.9     9.5    10.2    10.2     9.1     9.9    10.1     3.8     4.5        
    45               0.6     1.6    12.2    11.6     8.5     9.2    10.7     9.0    12.0    12.4     3.0     3.4        
    46                *      1.1    12.7    12.6     8.0     8.2    10.1     8.6    13.1    13.4     3.1     3.5        
    47               0.6     1.8    10.8    12.4     7.5     7.2     7.6     7.3    12.4    12.7     2.3     3.9        
    48               0.4     1.4     8.8    10.8     6.1     6.1     5.3     5.9    10.0    10.7     1.2     3.3        
    49                -      0.6     6.4     7.1     5.3     4.7     4.1     4.5     7.7     8.8     1.5     2.1        
    50                -      0.6     6.1     5.0     3.6     3.2     2.8     3.4     5.8     6.3     2.3     2.0        
    51                -      0.2     4.8     3.2     2.5     2.2     2.0     2.3     2.7     3.8     1.2     0.8        
    52                -       *      2.0     1.8     1.2     1.1     1.2     1.3     1.5     2.0     0.1     0.1        
    53                -      0.2     0.5     0.6     0.3     0.3     0.6     0.6     0.7     0.8      -       -         
    54                -       -      0.1     0.1     0.1     0.2     0.2     0.2     0.3     0.3      -       -         
    55                -       -       *       *      0.1     0.1      *      0.1     0.1     0.1      -       -         
    56                -       -       -       *       *       *       *       *       *       *       -       -         
    57                -       -       *       *       *       *       -       *       *       *       -       -         
    58                -       -       -       -       -       *       -       *       *       *       -       -         
    59                -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       *       *       -       -         
60 & above            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -         
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Average               37      38      45      45      44      44      43      43      46      46      38      40        
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 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 30, 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     0.1      -       *                         
    25                *       *      0.2     0.3      *       *      0.6     0.6      *      0.1                        
    26               0.2     0.1     1.2     2.0     0.2     0.1     2.3     2.2     0.7     1.1                        
    27               1.4     1.1     5.2     6.7     1.4     0.6     6.9     6.5     3.2     4.2                        
    28               5.5     5.0    13.3    13.5     7.6     3.9    14.6    13.6     7.7     7.0                        
    29              18.9    16.7    18.1    19.3    22.7    14.2    21.1    20.5    17.8    12.8                        
    30              28.8    26.2    26.1    24.7    30.8    26.6    21.7    22.3    22.2    18.1                        
    31              23.3    25.4    18.0    17.4    20.7    26.5    16.6    17.2    21.3    21.2                        
    32              14.5    16.8     8.3     8.3    10.6    15.9     9.5     9.9    15.6    17.7                        
    33               6.2     6.8     4.9     4.5     4.3     7.6     4.2     4.5     7.4    10.2                        
    34               1.0     1.6     2.7     2.1     1.2     3.1     1.6     1.7     2.7     5.4                        
    35               0.2     0.2     1.3     0.8     0.3     1.2     0.5     0.6     1.0     1.8                        
36 & above           0.1      *      0.7     0.3     0.1     0.4     0.2     0.2     0.4     0.6                        

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Average             30.4    30.5    30.0    29.8    30.1    30.7    29.7    29.8    30.4    30.7                        
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  MIKE                                                                                                                  
24 & below            -       -       -       -       -       -      0.5     0.2      -       -                         
    25                -       -       -       *       -       *      1.2     0.4      -       -                         
    26                -       -       *       *       *       *      2.0     0.8      -       -                         
    27                -       *       *       *      0.1      *      2.7     1.2      -       -                         
    28                -      0.1      *       *       *       *      3.6     1.6      -       -                         
    29                *      0.1      *       *       *       *      4.2     2.1      -       -                         
    30               0.1     0.1      *       *       *      0.1     4.6     2.5      -       -                         
    31               0.3     0.3      -       *      0.2     0.1     5.3     2.9      -       *                         
    32               1.0     0.6      *       *      0.3     0.1     5.9     3.2      -       *                         
    33               0.5     0.6      -       *      0.5     0.3     6.3     3.5      -      0.1                        
    34               0.8     1.0      *       *      0.7     0.4     6.2     3.7      *      0.1                        
    35               1.3     1.8      *       *      1.4     0.7     6.5     3.9     0.1     0.2                        
    36               1.7     2.6     0.1     0.2     1.9     1.1     6.5     4.1     0.2     0.4                        
    37               3.5     3.6     0.3     0.4     2.9     1.8     6.4     4.3     0.4     0.4                        
    38               4.6     4.9     0.6     0.7     3.1     2.4     6.2     4.5     0.4     0.6                        
    39               5.6     6.1     0.9     1.2     4.0     3.3     5.4     4.5     0.5     1.2                        
    40               6.9     7.4     2.4     2.6     4.8     4.3     4.7     4.7     1.5     2.1                        
    41               8.3     8.3     4.1     4.8     5.6     5.3     4.0     4.9     3.0     3.8                        
    42              10.0     9.9     6.3     8.4     6.3     7.1     3.2     5.3     7.4     6.9                        
    43              10.2    10.5    10.6    12.7     7.6     8.3     2.8     5.8    10.1    10.2                        
    44              10.0    10.5    14.4    15.0     8.0     8.6     2.3     6.2    13.6    14.4                        
    45               8.7     8.8    14.0    14.9     8.5     9.0     2.2     6.4    16.6    15.9                        
    46               8.0     7.4    15.1    13.3     8.2     9.0     2.2     6.5    14.8    14.5                        
    47               7.3     5.7    11.9    10.4     7.9     8.5     1.7     5.8    13.2    11.8                        
    48               4.4     3.9     8.8     6.7     7.2     8.0     1.3     4.5     8.9     7.8                        
    49               2.7     2.6     5.2     3.9     6.8     7.0     0.9     3.1     5.7     4.4                        
    50               2.1     2.0     2.9     2.0     5.8     5.8     0.7     1.9     2.1     2.5                        
    51               1.2     0.9     1.3     1.1     4.0     4.1     0.4     0.9     0.8     1.6                        
    52               0.6     0.4     0.7     0.8     2.7     2.8     0.2     0.4     0.3     0.7                        
    53               0.2     0.1     0.3     0.5     1.1     1.1      *      0.2     0.2     0.4                        
    54                *       *      0.1     0.2     0.3     0.5      *      0.1     0.2     0.1                        
    55                *       *       *      0.1     0.1     0.1      *       *       -       *                         
    56                -       -       *       *       *       *       *       *       *       *                         
    57                -       -       -       *       *       *       *       *       -       -                         
    58                -       -       -       -       *       *       -       *       -       -                         
    59                -       -       *       *       -       -       -       -       -       *                         
60 & above            -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -       -                         
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 1/ Fiber strength expressed in terms of 1/8" gage (grams per tex). * Less than 0.05 percent                            
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