This week’s Cotton Newsline is 2 cuts. All cuts are Robbie Minnich (pronounced Men-ic), Senior Government Relations Representative for the National Cotton Council.
Suggested introduction cut 1:
Secretary of Agriculture Mike Johanns has extended the deadline for the Conservation Reserve Program. According to Robbie Minnich, Senior Government Relations Representative for the National Cotton Council, this deadline extension is for the general sign-up and the re-enrollment/extension acceptance.
Suggested introduction cut 2:
Minnich says USDA is offering a special Re-enrollment or extension opportunity for producers who have current CRP contracts that will expire on September 30, 2006.