Sustainable Cotton Project to sponsor cotton tour Nov. 4

The Sustainable Cotton Project will sponsor a cotton tour Nov. 4 from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Los Banos.

The free event will start in Los Banos and will look at conventional cultivation in Merced and Fresno counties. Participants will be able to inspect crops before harvest, meet with farmers and visit a cotton gin.

To register for the event or for more information, call (530) 370-5325.-- Carol Reiter