"Don't let cotton bear bulk of cuts"

Robinson, Elton
September 2005
Southeast Farm Press;9/7/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 21, p16
Trade Publication
Reports on the efforts of U.S. cotton farmers to urge Senate Majority Leader Bill Frist of Tennessee to not let the cotton industry absorb more than its share of cuts as Congress looks for ways to cut $3 billion from the Department of Agriculture budget. Background on the budget reduction; Annual farm-gate value of Tennessee's cotton production; Jobs generated; Annual revenues.


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