February 22, 2017
The Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry will hold its Innovative Nonwovens Conference (NETInc) April 23-26 in Minneapolis, MN.
October 3, 2016
The Indian textile industry has asked the government to provide a support mechanism to counter high volatility in cotton prices.
July 6, 2016
India’s textiles industry is benefitting from newly-established leadership and a program designed to increase garment exports.
May 9, 2016
An inexpensive traceability system to prove the authenticity of organic and other niche cottons could be available by the end of the year, says ICA Bremen.
April 27, 2016
Texas Tech University honored Dr. Seshadri Ramkumar with the 2016 President’s Excellence in Commercialization Award for his numerous contributions to nonwoven materials.
April 11, 2016
Textile executives from 10 Korean companies are touring the Cotton Belt to observe U.S. cotton production, processing and marketing as part of the COTTON USA Korean Special Trade Mission.
April 1, 2016
A newly-announced private/public collaboration will invest $317 million towards developing the next generation of textile innovations in the United States.
March 31, 2016
New innovations from fiber to nonwoven fabrics highlight the agenda of TAPPI’s Nonwovens International Conference in May.
March 24, 2016
A Texas Tech University researcher has been chosen as recipient of the nonwoven industry’s highest honor for technical achievement.
March 21, 2016
Marriott International will now offer its customers bath terry towels and mats made in the United States using U.S. grown cotton.
January 6, 2016
Brandix Textiles Limited is the first COTTON USA licensee in Sri Lanka, a developing market for U.S. cotton exports.
September 25, 2015
Bilateral collaboration and technical exchanges between the United States and India in technical textiles are planned as part of a recently-announced strategic and commercial cooperation between the countries.
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May 4, 2017
Transform WG insecticide has received Section 18 emergency use exemptions for use in cotton and sorghum in select states for the 2017 production season.
April 25, 2017
Indigo is launching Indigo Partners, a collaboration of 25 U.S. growers and agronomic experts to test agricultural technologies – including Indigo’s microbial seed treatments – during 2017.
March 7, 2017
Texas growers now have additional preplant and post planting options for using Topguard Terra to control cotton root rot.
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.
May 25, 2017
There is some concern that soil moisture in 2017 could be problematic, especially for Texas dryland cotton producers.
May 25, 2017
The NCC is ready to work with Congress regarding the “very concerning” program cuts for agriculture in the Trump Administration’s fiscal year 2018 budget.
May 23, 2017
A University of Georgia study shows that decreasing irrigation for cotton during the early season may not affect yields, while substantially reducing water usage.
May 22, 2017
A new webcast on effective management of glyphosate-resistant johnsongrass has been added to the Focus on Cotton online series from the Plant Management Network and Cotton Incorporated.
May 22, 2017
Despite price fluctuations and export sales cancellations over the past week, the cotton market hangs tough as U.S. planting continues.