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NCC Cites Need for Broad Examination of Global Fiber Markets 09/13/2016
National Cotton Council President/CEO Dr. Gary Adams says, “The U.S. decision to pursue a challenge against Chinese agricultural subsidies for grain crops reflects a growing desire in the United States and abroad to address more effectively the range of policies in major developing countries that affect agricultural markets.”
 
Far West Cotton Producers to See Texas Operations 08/08/2016
Eight cotton producers from Arizona and California will see cotton and other agriculture-related operations in Texas on August 15-18 as part of the 2016 National Cotton Council’s Producer Information Exchange.
 
Southwest Cotton Producers to See San Joaquin Valley Agriculture 07/26/2016
Eleven cotton producers from Kansas, Oklahoma and Texas will observe cotton and other agricultural operations in California’s San Joaquin Valley the week of August 1 as part of the National Cotton Council’s 2016 Producer Information Exchange (P.I.E.) Program.
 
Southeast Cotton Producers to See Mid-South Operations 07/21/2016
Thirteen cotton producers from the Southeast will see cotton operations in Louisiana, Mississippi and Tennessee on July 24-28 as part of the NCC's 2016 Producer Information Exchange (P.I.E.) program.
 
U.S. Warehouse Act’s Contributions Recognized 07/15/2016
WASHINGTON, DC – USDA and industry stakeholders are commemorating a century of successful partnership with commodity warehouse operators that have made reliable agricultural storage and marketing possible since World War I.
 
Mid-South Cotton Producers to See Operations in Carolinas 07/13/2016
MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Twelve Mid-South cotton producers will see cotton operations in North Carolina and South Carolina on July 18-21 as part of the National Cotton Council’s 2016 Producer Information Exchange (P.I.E.) program.
 
Cotton Newsline: September 23, 2016 09/22/16
With the potential Bayer-Monsanto merger becoming more of a reality, cotton farmers have expressed some serious concerns with the amount of consolidation within the seed and crop protection industry.
 
Cotton Newsline: September 21, 2016 09/21/16
The U.S. decision to pursue a challenge against Chinese agricultural subsidies for grain crops reflects a growing desire in the United States and abroad to address more effectively the range of policies in major developing countries that affect agricultural markets according to National Cotton Council President and CEO, Dr. Gary Adams.
 
Cotton Newsline: September 16, 2016 09/15/16
In its September crop report, USDA estimated a 2016-17 U.S. cotton crop of 16.14 million bales.
 
Cotton Newsline: September 14, 2016 09/14/16
The National Cotton Council's "Keep it Clean" effort aimed at eliminating contamination of seed cotton and lint is well underway.
 
Cotton Newsline: September 9, 2016 09/08/16
Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR), who chairs the House Agriculture Committee's Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management, said cotton farmers should have had "no problem" getting the 'other oilseed' designation for cottonseed under the 2014 farm bill's Price Loss Coverage program when cotton industry leaders went to USDA for the change.
 
Cotton Newsline: September 2, 2016 09/01/16
On the election front, most primary elections are winding down including the most recent ones held on August 30th in Florida and Arizona.