This week’s Cotton Newsline is 3 cuts. All cuts are Dr. Gary Adams, Vice-President of Economics and Policy Analysis for the National Cotton Council.
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The Senate resumed debate on the Farm Bill Tuesday. An amendment offered by Senators Lugar and Lautenberg, that would phase out farm subsidies and strengthen crop insurance programs, failed on a vote of 37 to 58. According to Gary Adams, Vice-President of Economics and Policy Analysis for the National Cotton Council, this is good news for all producers.
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Adams says there are still other amendments to be debated that could harm cotton producers.
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Adams says it’s not too late to call your Senator.