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December 2005
Southeast Farm Press;12/7/2005, Vol. 32 Issue 27, p26
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The article presents information on the events which leads to the announcement of the West African Cotton Improvement Program in Burkina Faso. During a Ministerial Conference on Agriculture Technology in Burkina Faso, a memorandum of understanding was signed between the United States Department of Agriculture and the African Agricultural Technology Foundation. In July 2004, the National Cotton Council organized U.S. cotton industry orientation sessions and a tour of U.S. cotton production and processing for West African countries' ambassadors and ministers.


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