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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Friday’s Senate vote to limit the farm bill debate and number of amendments fell five votes short. Dr. Gary Adams, Vice-President of Economics and Policy Analysis for the National Cotton Council, is doubtful the Senate will approve a farm bill before the end of 2007.
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Adams says the lack of movement in the Senate creates even more uncertainty for producers who are trying to plan for the 2008 planting season.
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Adams believes an extension of the 2002 Farm Bill would be a last resort.