Wide-ranging palette of issues on Cotton Council slate for 2010

Brandon, Hembree
January 2010
Southwest Farm Press;1/21/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p2
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the wide ranging issues in the cotton industry in the U.S. in 2010. An overview of the issues within the National Cotton Council's 2010 agenda is presented including the ruling for a permit for pesticide applications over or near U.S. waters, expansion of the Clean Water Act's jurisdiction and a food safety bill with several negotiated on-farm exemptions. Furthermore, the council tackles trade issues such as the Brazil's allegations on unfair cotton program of the U.S.


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