This week’s Cotton Newsline is 3 cuts. All cuts are Keith Menchey (pronounced Men-chee), Manager of Science and Environmental Issues for the National Cotton Council.
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Based on interpretation of the language in the Research Title of the 2008 Farm Bill, land grant universities may have to compete for research funding. This week, Keith Menchey, Manager of Science and Environmental Issues for the National Cotton Council, expressed the industry’s concern about the adverse impact of these changes at the USDA – CSREES Listening Session.
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Menchey says this funding is very important for Cotton Pest Management.
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Because of the critical need for the Integrated Pest Management and Cotton Pest Management programs the Council made the following recommendations to USDA.