Cotton Board Releases 2015 Annual Report
Memphis, TN --- The Cotton Board's 2015 Annual Report is now available online. To download the report, visit: http://www.cottonboard.org/about/annual-report/.
The report offers a letter from California cotton producer, Aaron Barcellos, who served as Cotton Board's 2015 chairman. In Barcello's letter he says, "The objectives of the Cotton Research and Promotion Program are to strengthen cotton’s competitive position and to maintain and expand domestic and foreign markets and uses for cotton by developing, funding, and implementing a coordinated plan of research and promotion. The Cotton Board is responsible for providing strategic leadership and oversight of the economic resources devoted to the Program."
The report features 2015 budget/financial information as well as Cotton Board highlights from the year. Also, a listing of The Cotton Board's Members and Alternates is included.
The Cotton Board's annual report is electronic in an effort to save money and paper. However, if you would prefer to receive a copy of the report in paper or DVD format, please contact Stacey Gorman at sgorman [at] cottonboard [dot] org or 870-226-1445.
Contact: Stacey Gorman, Director of Communications (870) 226-1445
About The Cotton Board: The Cotton Research & Promotion Act established the Cotton Board as a quasi-governmental, non-profit entity to serve as the administrator of the Cotton Research & Promotion Program. Funded by America’s cotton producers and importers through the cotton check-off, the Program’s research and promotion activities are conducted worldwide by Cotton Incorporated, the Cotton Board’s sole-source contracting organization, to increase the demand for and improve the market position of cotton. The Cotton Research & Promotion Program continues to work in all areas of cotton’s pipeline – from the field to the consumer – to keep cotton the number one fiber choice in the U.S. For more information about the Cotton Board and the innovative activities stemming from the Program, visit www.cottonboard.org