Today's Cotton Newsline is 4 cuts. All cuts are Dale Thompson, Manager of Marketing and Processing Technology at the National Cotton Council.
Suggested Introduction 1:
The 2013 Joint Cotton Industry Bale Packaging Committee, or JCIBPC, Specification Review Subcommittee adopted revisions to the JCIBPC's 2012 Specifications for Cotton Bale Packaging Materials. Dale Thompson, Manager of Marketing and Processing Technology at the National Cotton Council, shares more information on the subcommittee's task.
Suggested Introduction 2:
Thompson explains the importance of the guidelines.
Suggested Introduction 3:
Only two changes to the specifications were adopted by the JCIBPC this year.
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The next step in the publication process is sending the subcommittee's recommendations to USDA for final action.