Twelve cotton producers from Southeastern states will see cotton operations in the High Plains and Coastal Bend areas of Texas August 17-21 as part of the National Cotton Council’s 2014 Producer Information Exchange program.
The National Cotton Council applauded the announcement that the Stacked Income Protection Plan – or STAX – will be available to upland cotton producers in 2015 through the federal crop insurance program.
Ten Southwestern cotton producers visited cotton and other agricultural operations in North Carolina and Virginia August 3-7 as part of the National Cotton Council’s 2014 Producer Information Exchange program.
More than 200 partner companies have now joined the Cotton LEADS program since its launch in October 2013.
Nine cotton producers from Arizona, California and New Mexico will see cotton operations in Arkansas, Missouri and Tennessee July 28-31 as part of the National Cotton Council’s 2014 Producer Information Exchange program.
The cotton industry has joined the launch of a new agricultural supply chain program for U.S. commodity crops from Field to Market, the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture.
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.
Enhanced scheduling tools should provide more transparency for shippers, warehouses and USDA.
Thirteen cotton producers will see a diverse range of agricultural production and processing operations in Montana June 23-26 as part of the National Cotton Council’s Multi-Commodity Education Program.
Earl Williams, past president/CEO of the California Cotton Ginners Association, has been awarded the 2013-14 Distinguished Service Award by the National Cotton Ginners Association.