LEAD 38 - Day 13 Gallery

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First stop WDF Agro, a 38k acre farm in Mato Grosso.

A 15 tower Valley center pivot on a cotton field.

The class looking at a freshly planted cotton field planted right behind soybeans.

Two planters ready to plant cotton right behind the ongoing soybean harvest.

Four Case combines ready to harvest soybeans in the coming days.

LEAD fellow Tony Marquardt enjoying all of the machinery at WDF Agro.

Second stop was at Unicotton, a local cotton cooperative made up of 97 producers.

The group examining cotton samples that are ready to be graded for quality.

IMA/Embrapa researcher Rafael Galber explains to the class the cotton industry in Mato Grosso.