Monthly Archives: September 2011

Cotton USA Conference Istanbul, Turkey October 27, 2011

 COTTON USA Conference 27 October 2011, Istanbul, Turkey

Cotton Council International will host a COTTON USA Conference in Istanbul on 27 October 2011 called ‘Sourcing in a Volatile World’. The conference is designed to bring together alternative ideas and sourcing strategies to help mills evaluate different approaches to buying cotton in today’s rapidly changing market, as […]

2011-2012 Directors & Committees

AgriTalk Interview with Mark Lange, NCC

National Cotton Council Perspective
On yesterday’s AgriTalk Radio Program with Mike Adams, Dr. Mark D. Lange, the President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Cotton Council (NCC) explained the organization’s recent decision regarding its proposed 2012 Farm Bill recommendations.

Updated 2011 Orientation Tour Information

Please find the updated participant list and itinerary for the 2011 COTTON USA Orientation Tour. There have been a few adjustments to both documents since the last mailing.

Participant Changes
– Ms. Thi Thanh Nhan Nguyen (Hanoi May 19th Textile Co- Hatexco, Vietnam)

– Mr. Vijay Badheka (PT APAC Inti Corp, Indonesia)
– Mr. Alan Totah (Qualy Group, Mexico)

Farm Bill: Budget – Supercommittee Concerns

In an update posted yesterdayat the Oklahoma Farm Report Online reported that, The top Democrat on the House Agriculture Committee,Collin Peterson of Minnesota, denies he and House Ag Committee Chairman Frank Lucas have been communicating during the August recess about the possible budget cuts to be demanded by the so called Super Committee. Peterson says […]