Tagged farm bill (Page 3)
August 2, 2013
The National Cotton Council (NCC) released a short statement on August 2, urging Congress to complete its work on a …
June 20, 2013
The House of Representatives rejected the proposed 2013 farm bill in a June 20 vote amid opposition from both sides …
May 16, 2013
Spring was an unusually cool and wet one here in the Mid-South, so it’s nice to finally have everything in …
July 23, 2012
There’s been a new development in the ongoing saga about the Brazil-U.S. trade dispute over cotton subsidies, and it doesn’t …
May 23, 2012
The National Cotton Council looks forward to working with the House Agriculture Committee on development of a 2012 farm bill …
May 1, 2012
The National Cotton Council extended its appreciation to the Senate Agriculture, Nutrition & Forestry Committee and Chairwoman Stabenow (D-MI) for …
January 19, 2012
With more than 100,000 new farmers needed over the next few years, Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack issued the young …
Around The Gin
January 9, 2018
Indigo Ag has announced a new program that offers significant price premiums for U.S. cotton growers who contract to grow Indigo Cotton.
January 5, 2018
Bayer releases five new FiberMax and Stoneville varieties for introduction in 2018.
December 7, 2017
Monsanto is offering a special Roundup Ready PLUS Crop Management Solutions platform in Arkansas for 2018 for growers planting XtendFlex cotton and Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybean varieties.
January 17, 2018
A strong history of hands-on farm and industry preparation earns Shawn Holladay of Lamesa, TX, the 2017 Cotton Grower Cotton Achievement Award.
January 15, 2018
Dicamba Stewardship training sessions will be held throughout Tennessee from mid-January through early March, with online training available soon.
January 8, 2018
L.L. Bean has signed on as the newest partner of the Cotton LEADS program.
January 7, 2018
Don’t get caught looking a gift horse in the mouth. Cotton prices are at a profitable level for growers, and the market is asking to be fed.
January 7, 2018
Dr. B. Todd Campbell, a research geneticist with the USDA Agricultural Research Service in Florence, SC, is the recipient of the 2017 Cotton Genetics Research Award.