Stakeholder Transparency

The Cotton Board is charged with keeping the cotton producers and importers who pay into the Program informed about the work being done with their investment. Stakeholder transparency is important to The Cotton Board and we hope the information below is valuable to our stakeholders. If you need additional information, please contact us.  


Cotton Board Annual Reports


The Cotton Board Annual Reports include: A letter from the Chairman, audited Cotton Board financial reports, Program strategic priorities, and details on Program activities and projects.








Cotton Incorporated Annual Reports


The Cotton Incorporated Annual Reports include: A letter from the Chairman, a message from the CEO, departmental updates and highlights, Board of Directors information, and links to budget reports.








Economic Effectiveness of the Cotton Research and Promotion Program

The 1996 Farm Bill requires the Cotton Research & Promotion Program conduct an independent, third-party evaluation of the Program’s effectiveness every five years. 

2021 Economic Effectiveness Study Results

2016 Economic Effectiveness Study Results

2011 Economic Effectiveness Study Results

This Cotton & Coffee episode explores how and why The Cotton Board conducts econometric studies of the Cotton Research and Promotion Program.