Posts with tag: "Cotton Gin"
Texas Cotton Harvest
Sunday, September 30, 2012
Texas Cotton Harvest

Late September is an important time in Texas as it marks the Cotton Harvest for many farmers in the State. This year we were contacted by the Avalon COOP Gin in Avalon, Texas to photograph their Cotton Gin at the peak of harvest. Avalon is located about 10 miles south of Waxahachie and is a small town surrounded by farmland.Working with the manager of the COOP, we determined the best time of day to fly would be mid-morning for this time of year and layout of the gin. Due to the nature of the harvest our flight window was somewhat limited. This wouldn't usually present a problem, however due to a persistent low-pressure system & high humidity, we were faced with several days of heavy ...