|Cotton and the Consumer
Answers many of the most frequently asked questions about the history of cotton fabrics and the care of cotton clothing. (161k PDF file)
|Cotton and U.S. Currency
Interesting facts about the use of cotton fiber in U.S. currency.
Highlights the U.S. cotton industry's contribution to America's economic health. (128k PDF file)
|Cotton: From Field to Fabric
Describes the major steps involved in producing and processing cotton. Also check out the on-line presentation Cotton: From Field to Fabric in Forty Frames.
|Cotton: The Perennial Patriot
Traces U.S. cotton's history from the first planing by settler in Virginia to the present. (31k PDF file)
|The Many Faces of Cotton
Answers many of the most frequently asked questions about nature's miracle fiber -- where cotton is grown, how it is harvested and a number of its many uses. (270k PDF file)
|The Story of Cotton
Tells the story of cotton -- where and how it's grown, processed and woven into cloth -- in simple terms.
|What Can You Make with a Bale of Cotton?
A list of some of the items, and the quantity of each, that can be made from a bale of cotton.
The following is a list of other cotton related educational sites.
Ag Council of America
Ag in the Classroom
American Cotton Museum
American Farm Bureau
Council for Biotechnology Information
Food Land and People
Learn About Ag (California Foundation For Ag in the Classroom)
USDA Agricultural Biotechnology
U.S. House Committee on Agriculture
U.S. Senate Commitee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry