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NCC Resigns from Controversial Initiative

October 26, 2010

Major agricultural groups, including the NCC, resigned from a multi-stakeholder effort to develop a consensus-based national standard for sustainable agriculture.

Cotton Production

NCC Leadership Delegation Concludes Successful China Visit

September 20, 2010

A National Cotton Council leadership team visited China September 4-12 to gather information from Chinese cotton industry officials and update

Cotton Production

NCC: Fundamentals Encouraging for 2010/11

August 30, 2010

The National Cotton Council’s Gary Adams provided an in depth look at the coming year last week at the NCC

Cotton Production

NCC Board Gets Updates On Key Issues

August 30, 2010

NCC officers and directors along with other industry leaders attending the NCC’s Mid-Year Board meeting in Memphis were updated on

Cotton Production

NCC: Farm Policy is Vital for U.S. Cotton Industry

June 30, 2010

The National Cotton Council told a House Agriculture Committee subcommittee here today that stable farm policy is essential for the

Cotton Production

NCC Encourages Growers to Look Into Conservation Programs

June 22, 2010

The National Cotton Council has created “Conservation in Cotton Production,” a website portal that is intended to raise its producer

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NCC Urges Senators to Check EPA Authority Under Clean Air Act

June 9, 2010

The National Cotton Council (NCC) is urging Senators to vote “yes’ on adoption of S. J. Res. 26, a resolution

Cotton Production

Smith Elected 2010 NCC Chairman

March 19, 2010

Eddie Smith, a Floydada, TX, cotton producer, was elected chairman of the National Cotton Council (NCC) for 2010 at the

Cotton Production

NCC: Future Uncertain for Input Applications

February 25, 2010

The National Cotton Council of America (NCC) recently expressed concern that the Supreme Court’s determination to allow a clearly incorrect

Cotton Production

NCC Releases 2010 Acreage Projections

February 9, 2010

U.S. cotton producers intend to plant 10.1 million acres of cotton this spring, up more than 10 percent from 2009,

Cotton Production

NCC Raises Concerns Over Crop Insurance Cuts

February 2, 2010

The NCC, along with other agricultural organizations, sent a letter to Agriculture Secretary Vilsack expressing concerns about the proposed cuts

Cotton Production

NCC Commends Service of U.S. Representative Marion Berry

January 26, 2010

The leaders of the National Cotton Council (NCC), the central organization of the U.S. cotton industry, commended Rep. Marion Berry

Cotton Production

NCC Seeks Congressional Action on Greenhouse Gas Plan

January 26, 2010

The National Cotton Council was joined by 137 other commodity and agricultural organizations in declaring support for Senator Lisa Murkowski’s

Cotton Production

NCC Thanks Trade Team

January 13, 2010

In a letter to U.S. Trade Representative Ron Kirk in early December, National Cotton Council Chairman Jay Hardwick and Vice

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NCC Chair Jay Hardwick: Cotton Has Excellent Prospects

January 6, 2010

National Cotton Council Chairman Jay Hardwick believes that although the U.S. cotton industry still faces many challenges but has excellent

Cotton Production

NCC’s Adams Addresses Cotton Prices, 2010 Prospects

January 6, 2010

NCC Vice President of Economics and Policy Analysis Gary Adams presented his annual address at the 2010 Beltwide Cotton Conferences

Cotton Production

Ag Groups Join NCC in Disaster Assistance Fight

December 1, 2009

The National Cotton Council has been joined by other national commodity organizations representing producers, processors and related agri-businesses in expressing

Cotton Production

NCC Responds to WTO Ruling

November 24, 2009

On November 19, the World Trade Organization’s Dispute Settlement Body issued a formal ruling on the August 2009 Arbitration Panel

Cotton Production

NCC Testifies to Congress on Crop Insurance

November 10, 2009

Rickey Bearden, a producer from Plains, TX, and chairman of NCC’s Crop Insurance Task Force, participated in a Crop Insurance

Cotton Production

NCC’s Hardwick Briefs Congress on Cotton Issues

November 3, 2009

NCC Chairman Jay Hardwick is scheduled to meet Members of Congress and staff the week of Nov. 2 to discuss

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Product News

FiberMax Honors One Ton Club Growers for 2017

April 17, 2018

The FiberMax One Ton Club recently honored 188 cotton growers who qualified for the club with their 2017 harvest results.

Product News

BASF Adds Engenia Spray Tool to Aid Applications

April 16, 2018

A new easy-to-use resource puts critical weather requirements for applying Engenia herbicide in one convenient location.

Product News

Reduce Timing Guesswork for Cotton Planting

April 16, 2018

Bayer’s online Cotton Planting Forecasting tool can help growers determine the optimal planting window to improve their chances at securing a strong stand.

Product News

Deltapine NPE Program Begins Class of 19 Evaluations

April 9, 2018

Nine Class of 19 variety candidates will be in growers’ fields this year as the Deltapine New Product Evaluator (NPE) Program kicks off its eleventh season.

Product News

Americot Expands Research and Sales Teams

April 5, 2018

Americot has added six new team members to the company’s research and sales staffs.

Product News

Greenleaf Introduces TipGuard Nozzle System

April 5, 2018

Greenleaf Technologies has introduced its new TipGuard System to protect spray tips from contact damage.

Product News

New BASF Reward Program for AR Growers Facing Dicamba Ban

March 27, 2018

BASF has revised its Grow Smart Rewards program to provide Arkansas growers alternative weed control solutions during the dicamba application ban from April 16 through October 31.

Product News

DuPont Vydate Products Fully Available for 2018

March 15, 2018

DuPont Vydate brand insecticide/nematicide products – including Vydate C-LV for cotton – will be fully available for sale and use during the 2018 growing season.

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Insect Control

In-Crop Needs Drive Transform Momentum

April 18, 2018

Transform insecticide annually overcomes regulatory hurdles to remain a vital crop protection tool.

News

How the Ginning Cost Share Program Gained New Life

April 17, 2018

Thanks to the efforts of many in the industry, a badly-needed cotton relief program found new life on Capitol Hill.

Marketing

USDA Announces 2018 Loan Rate Differentials

April 17, 2018

USDA’s Farm Service Agency has announced the 2018-crop loan rate differentials for upland and extra-long staple cotton.

Cotton Production

Sessions from the 2017 MS Row Crop Short Course Now Online

April 17, 2018

Presentations from the 2017 Mississippi State Row Crop Short Course are now part of the Focus on Cotton online series from the Plant Management Network and Cotton Incorporated.

News

Wrangler Report Touts Value of Soil Conservation Practices

April 17, 2018

Wrangler jeans has published a report highlighting the significant economic and environmental benefits of certain cotton farming techniques.

Insect Control

Biopesticide Option for Bollworm, Budworm Control

April 15, 2018

A host-specific virus is being used to control bollworms and budworms in Arkansas crops.

Opinion

Tariff Discussions Emphasize Need for Free Trade

April 15, 2018

Free, but fair, trade is the need of the hour.

Market Analysis

Strong Demand, Drought Concerns Pushing Prices

April 14, 2018

Thanks to mill demand, shrinking quality stocks and increased drought concerns in the Southwest, cotton continues to post gains in spite of the selling pressure created by rolling positions to the July contract.

Production Outlook / Acreage

Cotton Highlights from April WASDE Report

April 10, 2018

April’s USDA World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates move projected U.S. cotton exports up and domestic ending stocks down, as world ending stocks for the month are also reduced.

News

U.S. Justice Department to Approve Bayer/Monsanto Deal

April 10, 2018

According to The Wall Street Journal, the U.S. Department of Justice has decided to approve Bayer’s acquisition of Monsanto Co., with closing expected in the second quarter of 2018.

Promotion

Branding is Key Marketing Tool for U.S. Cotton

April 10, 2018

Brands mean trust, which sells products, and cotton is no exception.