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Southeastern Producers to See San Joaquin Valley Agriculture 07/07/2015
Thirteen Southeastern cotton producers will observe cotton and other agricultural operations in California’s San Joaquin Valley the week of July 12 as part of the NCC's '15 Producer Information Exchange (P.I.E.) Program.
 
Cotton LEADS™ Program Hosts Event For US Partners 05/15/2015
Since its establishment in '13, the Cotton LEADS™ program has attracted more than 300 partners from across the global supply chain. A recent luncheon in Gastonia, NC, was held to update the US-based partners on program activities and to announce the latest additions to the Cotton LEADS™ partner list: HanesBrands; Jo-Ann Fabrics; Kohl’s®; and Life Is Good®.
 
2015-16 Emerging Leaders Program Class Announced 04/23/2015
Twelve US cotton industry members have been chosen to participate in the NCC Emerging Leaders Program for '15-16.
 
'15 PIE Program Tour Dates Set 04/10/2015
The NCC scheduled tour dates and locations for the '15 Producer Information Exchange Program.
 
NCC: “Waters of the U.S.” Proposed Rule Overly Burdensome 03/17/2015
NCC Chairman Sledge Taylor, in March 17 testimony before a House panel, said that a rule proposed by the EPA and Corps of Engineers to define “waters of the United States” under the Clean Water Act would require costly federal permits for many commonplace and essential farming practices.
 
NCC: No Adverse Farm Law Changes or Budget Reductions 02/24/2015
NCC Director Ronnie Lee testified at a Senate agriculture committee hearing that with producers now making critical decisions on the new farm law’s various program options and with program election and sign-up deadlines still ahead, it would be highly disruptive and punitive to make adverse policy changes or budget reductions while the new farm law is being implemented.
 
 Cotton Newsline: July 29, 2015 07/29/15
This week the Senate is considering efforts to reauthorize and extend the Surface Transportation and Highway bills.
 
Cotton Newsline: July 24, 2015 07/24/15
Chinese government officials recently decided to begin selling off the country’s massive cotton stockpile, and this has caused a lot of uncertainty in the global cotton market.
 
Cotton Newsline: July 22, 2015 07/23/15
USDA’s estimates for this year’s cotton crop have changed due to weather conditions. Dr. Gary Adams, President and CEO of the National Cotton Council, joins us with some clarity on the numbers.
 
Cotton Newsline: July 15, 2015 07/15/15
In addition to work on the agriculture appropriations front, the cotton industry is keeping an eye on a couple of key pieces of legislation in Washington this week.
 
Cotton Newsline: June 10, 2015 07/05/15
What causes a superweed, and what exactly is a superweed? Depending on your source, you may be looking at two very different answers.
 
Cotton Newsline: July 2, 2015 07/02/15
Field to Market®, the Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture, launched a new agricultural supply chain program for US commodity crops last year.
 
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