TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Brandon, Hembree
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Southwest Farm Press;1/21/2010, Vol. 37 Issue 3, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
47878197

 

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