May 1, 2014
Cotton Council International is revitalizing and re-launching its 25-year old flagship brand, COTTON USA.
April 30, 2014
Deltapine has donated proceeds from the iTunes sales of “Where Heroes Are Made” – a song written and produced as a tribute to America’s cotton producers – as a scholarship to the Agri-Business Educational Foundation.
April 30, 2014
A new webcast focusing on cotton nutrition and a one-stop search tool that targets Extension cotton information from 17 states have been added to the Focus on Cotton webpage.
April 29, 2014
Executives from 12 Indonesian textile companies will get a close look at U.S. cotton production, processing, and marketing and meet with U.S. exporters during a COTTON USA Special Trade Mission to the U.S. in May.
April 16, 2014
Cotton Incorporated’s Blue Jeans Go Green denim recycling program may be coming soon to a movie theater near you.
March 14, 2014
More than 100 retailers, brands and manufacturers – including Brooks Brothers – have now joined the Cotton LEADS program as partners.
February 18, 2014
Marcus D. Martin and his son, Marcus L. Martin, of Casa Grande, AZ, make it a point to have lunch together nearly every day. It gives them time to talk about what’s happening on the farm. But it also gives
February 11, 2014
Jordan Lea was elected the 2014 president of Cotton Council International (CCI) during the organization’s board meeting held during the National Cotton Council’s (NCC) recent annual meeting. CCI is the export promotions arm of the NCC and carries out programs
February 8, 2014
Bayer CropScience and FiberMax cotton invite growers to enter the FiberMax One Ton Club for 2013 to be recognized for their outstanding achievements in their fields and receive exclusive member benefits. To qualify for the One Ton Club, growers must
February 3, 2014
The Cotton Board has revamped the look and functionality of their consumer Web site, www.cottonboard.org. The redesigned Web site allows visitors to browse for information about the Cotton Research and Promotion Program, sign up for Cotton Board newsletters, view and
January 30, 2014
If you’re planning to attend the Mid-South Farm and Gin Show February 28-March 1, bring your old used denim with you. The Cotton Board wants it! The organization will hold a Blue Jeans Go Green denim drive during the two-day
October 23, 2014
Cotton Incorporated will again host Cotton’s 24 Hour Runway Show – a fashion marathon featuring a different cotton look every minute – in early November.
September 23, 2014
Apparel manufacturers from eight countries will get a good look at U.S. cotton yarn and fabric production during Cotton Council International’s 2014 COTTON USA Western Hemisphere Uniform Manufacturers Tour.
September 16, 2014
When folks in the cotton industry say polyester stinks, they now have the research to back the statement up.
July 24, 2014
More than 200 partner companies have now joined the Cotton LEADS program since its launch in October 2013.
July 16, 2014
Based on the results of Alabama’s July 15 primary election, the state’s cotton growers now have the opportunity to determine if their current voluntary cotton checkoff fees for marketing and research should become mandatory.
July 9, 2014
On July 15, Alabama voters will have a say in determining if the state’s voluntary cotton checkoff program should become automatic rather than voluntary.
July 9, 2014
To promote cotton usage in India, Cotton Council International is urging consumers to “Check the Label” in a new Bollywood-style video campaign.
July 6, 2014
Thirteen Mid-South cotton producers will observe cotton and other agricultural operations in California’s San Joaquin Valley the week of July 13 as part of the National Cotton Council’s 2014 Producer Information Exchange Program.
June 30, 2014
Cotton Council International recently completed programs in China and Turkey designed to increase dialogue between COTTON USA and the countries’ textile industries and buyers.
June 13, 2014
The Cotton Board’s Executive Committee has confirmed $80 million for funding of the 2015 Research and Promotion Program.