Since the beginning of winter, the cotton harvest progress has been accelerated in Aksu region. As of November 24, the cotton harvest area was 7.3805 million mu, and the harvest progress was 98.62%, which meant that the cotton harvest was coming to an end.
On November 26, in AKEYA village, tamutograk Town, Awati County, cotton farmer Qian Guanghui is busy picking flowers twice. He said: this year my home cotton uses the new variety, plus the scientific field management, the yield per mu is more than 400 kg.
Aksu region is a large cotton planting area. Due to the comprehensive promotion of cotton machine harvesting planting and "one main and two auxiliary" planting mode this year, the total yield and unit yield have increased significantly year on year. It is estimated that the total cotton (lint) production will reach 1013300 tons, with a year-on-year increase of 3800 tons. The average yield of cotton (lint cotton) was 135.41 kg, of which the yield of upland cotton was 138.7 kg, with a year-on-year increase of 3.14 kg / mu; the yield of long staple cotton was 94.31 kg, with a year-on-year increase of 7.41 kg / mu.
Cotton harvest, quality improvement, Aksu cotton enterprises also accelerate the acquisition process. At the gate of China cotton group Awati cotton industrialization Co., Ltd., many cotton farmers went to sell cotton. This year, the company's way of acquiring and stacking cotton is different.
Liu Defu, deputy manager of Awati cotton industrialization Co., Ltd. of China cotton group, introduced that the improvement of cotton quality makes cotton enterprises have more say in market competition. For this reason, this year's cotton purchase price has increased compared with previous years, the company is also open to purchase, cotton farmers can get cotton sales money by selling new cotton.
Up to now, cotton enterprises in Aksu region have purchased 2.45 million tons of seed cotton. Among them, 2.37 million tons of fine cotton and 80 thousand tons of long staple cotton were purchased.