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NCC Conducting STAX/Farm Bill Webinars 12/12/2014
As a follow-up to its STAX/Farm Bill workshops, the NCC is hosting four regional information webinars. Each session will include regional examples of insurance rates, county yields and information regarding farm programs.
Cotton LEADS™ Fiber Deemed 100% Certified Bio-based 12/04/2014
Cotton fiber represented by the Cotton LEADS™ program, which promotes the responsible production practices of Australian and US cotton producers, is deemed 100% bio-based amid changes to USDA's BioPreferred Program guidelines.
NCC Congratulates Rep. Conaway on House Agriculture Chairmanship 11/20/2014
The National Cotton Council congratulates Rep. Conaway (R-TX) on being selected by the House Republican Conference to chair the House Committee on Agriculture in the 114th Congress beginning in January.
NCC Appreciates Timely APH Announcement 10/21/2014
The National Cotton Council commended USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) for implementing a farm law provision important to cotton production areas that have been hit with drought and other adverse weather in recent years.
NCC Conducting STAX/Farm Bill Workshops 10/06/2014
The NCC scheduled 25 educational meetings across the Cotton Belt to provide its members with in-depth information regarding insurance options for cotton under The Agricultural Act of 2014. The first meeting was on Nov. 10 and the last two on Dec. 10.
Beltwide Cotton Conferences Offer Effective Decision-Making Help 10/06/2014
Attendees at the '15 Beltwide Cotton Conferences will have access to individual reports and panel discussions containing information useful for helping them make key cotton research, production and marketing-related decisions.
Cotton Newsline: December 19, 2014 12/19/14
The Turkish Ministry of Economy announced in October that it is investigating the imports of US cotton to determine if "dumping" is occurring in the Turkish market.
Cotton Newsline: December 17, 2014 12/17/14
Following the midterm elections in November, Congress returned to Washington in December to begin making committee selections for the upcoming year.
Cotton Newsline: December 12, 2014 12/12/14
As a follow-up to its STAX/Farm Bill Workshops across the cotton belt, the National Cotton Council is hosting a series of regional information webinars.
Cotton Newsline: December 10, 2014 12/10/14
The technical innovation of cotton growers in Australia and the United States qualifies Cotton LEADS™ cotton as a 100 percent bio-based ingredient for textile and nonwoven products and is included in USDA's latest online BioPreferred Catalog.
Cotton Newsline: December 5, 2014 12/05/14
The National Cotton Council urges producers, ginners, warehousers and their employees to pay particular attention to contamination prevention this harvest season.
Cotton Newsline: December 3, 2014 12/03/14
This week the House will be voting on a tax extenders package to address a number of expiring tax provisions.
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