Plastic Contamination Prevention Seminar

See the following YouTube link for the recorded Plastic Contamination Prevention Seminar: https://youtu.be/GeFBzgbMO4k.

Subjects include (timestamps shown for speaker sections):

  • 4:00   Overview of Plastics Contamination on the Cotton Industry
    • Jeff Nunley, Executive Director, South Texas Cotton and Grain Association  
  • 16:30   Short and Long-Term Cost and Marketing Implications 
    • Dr. John Robinson, AgriLife Cotton Economist, College Station  
  • 33:35   Resources and Best Practices available to Growers and Ginners
    • Dr. Bill Norman, Vice President – Technical Services, National Cotton Council 
  • 1:15:00   Corpus Christi Cotton Classing Office Observations 
    • Ben Robles, Area Director, USDA-AMS Cotton and Tobacco Program  
  • 1:40:00   Panel Discussion
    • Marvin Beyer, San Patricio Cotton Grower
    • Jimmy Dodson, Nueces County Cotton Grower
    • Norlan Sapp, Tama USA, Inc.
    • Tony Williams, Texas Cotton Ginners Association 

In addition, Dr. Bill Norman’s presentation on Resources and Best Practices Available to Growers and Ginners can be found here.