October 27, 2017
Wrangler and The Texas Alliance for Water Conservation are partnering to promote best-in-class techniques and technologies for efficient water use among cotton growers.
September 28, 2017
Gap Inc. is the newest member of Cotton LEADS, a joint Australian/U.S. program aimed to promote responsible cotton production practices.
September 20, 2017
The U.S. cotton industry has set specific goals to help maintain and improve current sustainability and environmental gains over the next eight years.
September 18, 2017
Dr. Jesse Daystar has been named Vice President and Chief Sustainability Officer for Cotton Incorporated.
September 15, 2017
Textile manufacturing executives from 15 countries will visit the U.S. Cotton Belt September 25-29 for the 40th COTTON USA Orientation Tour sponsored by Cotton Council International.
June 30, 2017
Wrangler is the first apparel brand to join the sustainable agriculture alliance.
June 22, 2017
A company based in South India has developed mechanically-processed cotton varieties suitable for use in absorbent technical textiles products.
June 16, 2017
The World Economic Forum has selected Indigo as a Technology Pioneer – a group of the world’s most innovative companies.
June 7, 2017
A recent analysis of the Cotton Research & Promotion Program has shown that the Program provides strong, positive returns to cotton producers and importers.
May 26, 2017
Wrangler is partnering with a family of Alabama cotton growers on a pilot program to help U.S. cotton farmers achieve greater sustainable growing practices.
April 10, 2017
A University of Georgia student’s survey of the U.S. cotton industry found that the crop can compete with synthetic fibers and will continue to be economically and environmentally feasible into the future.
July 26, 2016
Boston-based research firm Indigo has launched its first commercial product – Indigo Cotton – which helps improve the cotton plant’s water use efficiency.
April 11, 2016
Cotton Incorporated has responded to a report pitting sustainable cotton production against conventional cotton, providing facts to fill gaps in the document.
April 21, 2015
An international consortium has made a high-quality draft genome sequence of Upland cotton publicly available for cotton research.
December 19, 2014
Twenty-two farms in four states produced more than 26 million pounds of cotton lint in the first year of a pilot project in the U.S. by the Better Cotton Initiative.
August 13, 2014
The Cotton Board voted to recommend Cotton Incorporated’s proposed 2015 budget of $80 million to the Secretary of Agriculture.
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November 16, 2017
Cotton growers who produce an average of 2,000 lb/A on 20 or more acres planted to FiberMax varieties in 2017 are eligible to be part of the 13th annual FiberMax One Ton Club.
November 1, 2017
Intrepid Trio contains three essential nutrients for cotton plants.
November 1, 2017
Seed varieties, traits and crop protection products from Bayer deliver proven performance to growers across the Cotton Belt.
November 21, 2017
Demand is the key to cotton's future. We still have a way to go, but the outlook has certainly improved.
November 15, 2017
The first estimate of India’s current season cotton crop has been released.