This week’s Cotton Newsline is 2 cuts. Both cuts are Robbie Minnich, Senior Government Relations Representative for the National Cotton Council.
Suggested Introduction 1:
The National Cotton Council has worked diligently in preparation for the upcoming budget debate to convey opposition to farm program cuts included in President Obama’s budget proposal and any efforts to re-open the 2008 farm law. Robbie Minnich, Senior Government Relations Representative for the Council says, we have received exceptional support in these efforts from several key Cotton Belt Senators and Representatives.
Suggested Introduction 2:
Minnich says, after a lengthy and arduous debate, the current farm law introduced significant commodity program changes while maintaining an important safety net for production agriculture along with enhanced conservation and nutrition programs.