BILL BARKSDALE / AGSTOCKUSA / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY BILL BARKSDALE / AGSTOCKUSA / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Inspecting cotton plants. Farmer examines his young cotton plants (Gossypium sp.) during early summer. Cotton is grown in warm climates for the fibrous bolls produced on the shrubs after flowering. It is of great world economic importance as the raw material in the production of cloth. Photographed in Arkansas, USA.
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