Monthly Archives: July 2012

CCI 2012 Executive Delegation to Dubai & Turkey

Cotton Council International will sponsor the COTTON USA Executive Delegation to United Arab Emirates (for Pakistan) and Turkey from September 7 – 12, 2012.  To take advantage of a gathering of the textile industries from the various countries to be visited, U.S. exporters and their agents are invited to send, at their own expense, representatives […]

Bipartisan Farm Extension Heads to House Floor Next Week

Bipartisan Farm Extension Heads to House Floor Next Week

Thursday, July 26, 2012 | 1:04 p.m.

House Republicans began whipping a one-year farm-bill extension on Thursday with a plan to bring the bill—which will include drought aid for livestock and fruit and vegetable farmers—for a vote next week.

Agriculture Committee Chairman Frank Lucas, R-Okla., said that the short-term option […]

Brazil Details STAX Criticism In First Formal Reaction To Senate Farm Bill

Brazil Details STAX Criticism In First Formal Reaction To Senate Farm Bill

Posted: July 19, 2012

Roberto Azevedo, Brazil’s ambassador to the World Trade Organization, last week offered the clearest picture to date of how Brazil believes U.S. farm policy should be shaped in order for it to be consistent with […]

Federal Agriculture Reform and Risk Management Act*

ICA Update Half Year Arbitrations