Cotton Planting Update from the Southeast

By: Monty Bain, Southeastern RCM, The Cotton BoardWritten on April 30, 2020Folks in the Southeast are busy trying to finish up planting corn and peanuts. There are a few producers who have planted ... Read More

Advances in Cotton Board Compliance

By: Randy Riales, Director of Compliance, The Cotton BoardThese uncertain times have changed the way a lot of us do things. I for one am working from home for the first time, but The Cotton Board C... Read More

Southern Plains Cotton Update: Cotton in Your Classroom

By: Shelley Heinrich, Southern Plains Regional Communications Manager, The Cotton BoardChallenges bring on opportunities.  Opportunities keep us challenged even in “normal”, day-to... Read More

U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol Added to Textile Exchange’s List of Preferred Fibers and Materials

Trust Protocol will join BCI, CmiA, Fairtrade Cotton, Organic Cotton and Recycled Cotton as a preferred cotton fiber FROM THE NATIONAL COTTON COUNCIL - MEMPHIS, TENN. – (April 27, 2020) &nda... Read More

Southeast Cotton Growing Community Uses Cotton to Help Battle COVID-19

By: Monty Bain, Southeast Regional Communications ManagerWell, I hope everyone that is “non-essential” is settling in to working from home.  I know that for the farmers, it’s... Read More

An Update from the Far West States

By: Christi Short, Southwest Regional Communications ManagerAs spring carries on, so does the unknown market conditions and volatile prices, and weather for that matter! Our friends in the Far West... Read More

Financial Forecasting for The Cotton Research and Promotion Program in Uncertain Times

By: Lisa Droke, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, The Cotton BoardThe Covid-19 crisis still has yet to reach its peak in the United States, but its effects on our daily lives are t... Read More

Importer Companies Contribute Resources to Battle Against COVID-19

By: Elizabeth King, Cotton Board Vice President of Importer Services(Elizabeth resides in Los Angeles, California, where masks are now mandatory)As you no doubt know already, apparel retailers and ... Read More

Planting Positivity

By: Emily Wyonzek, Cotton Board Director of OperationsIs anyone else out there starting to feel down while you’re sheltering in place? Or maybe going a little stir crazy and feeling isolated?... Read More

RCM Mid-South Update

By: David Miller, Mid-South Regional Communications ManagerIt seems like the whole world has been flipped upside down from this pandemic, but as we know, farmers have to keep farming. It is hard to... Read More