Georgia: 2019 Quality Cotton Award Winners Announced Jan 31, 2020

🕔Jan 31, 2020
The 2019 Georgia Quality Cotton Awards were presented at the Georgia Cotton Commission’s 13th Annual Meeting and UGA Cotton Production Workshop on January 29, 2020 in Tifton, GA. The awards […]

Georgia Cotton Farmers Give Back to Those in Need Dec 20, 2019

🕔Dec 20, 2019
The Georgia Cotton Commission, on behalf of the 3,500 cotton farming families across the State of Georgia, recently donated 12,000 pairs of socks to Atlanta Mission. Since 1938 Atlanta Mission, […]

Cotton: Georgia Still Left Hanging On Hurricane Michael Relief Feb 14, 2019

🕔Feb 14, 2019
The Georgia Cotton Commission is disappointed by a lack of response to the aftermath left by Hurricane Michael from our partners in the federal government.  Over four months after the […]

Georgia Cotton Quality Award Winners Announced Feb 5, 2019

🕔Feb 5, 2019
The 2018 Georgia Quality Cotton Awards were presented at the Georgia Cotton Commission’s 12th Annual Meeting and UGA Cotton Production Workshop on January 30, 2019 in Tifton, GA. The awards […]

Georgia Cotton: Hurricane Michael Impacts ‘Promising’ Crop Oct 19, 2018

🕔Oct 19, 2018
What was an extremely promising Georgia cotton crop was devastated when Hurricane Michael ravaged south Georgia Oct. 10-11. According to Jared Whitaker, University of Georgia Cooperative Extension cotton agronomist, the […]

Georgia Cotton: Start Documenting Hurricane Losses Now Oct 12, 2018

🕔Oct 12, 2018
On the afternoon of October 10 and into the early hours of October 11, Hurricane Michael wreaked havoc on southwest and Georgia and parts of east Georgia, taking an exceptional […]

Georgia: 6 Upcoming Cotton Program Meetings, Sept. 10-12 Aug 21, 2018

🕔Aug 21, 2018
Georgia USDA-Farm Service Agency is partnering with UGA Extension to conduct grower trainings in September throughout the state to update producers on WHIP, Seed Cotton, TAP Changes, and the Market […]

Cotton: Everyone Take a Seat on the Roller Coaster – Commentary May 29, 2018

🕔May 29, 2018
Over the past several months, outside influences on the cotton industry have felt like the Dahlonega Mine Train at Six Flags Over Georgia: ups, downs, dramatic twists, and lots of […]

Georgia Cotton Commission Approves 2019 Research Apr 12, 2018

🕔Apr 12, 2018
At its April 11 Board Meeting, the Georgia Cotton Commission Board of Directors approved $697,802 in research for the 2019 crop year, an increase from the $665,196 approved for 2018.  This […]

Seed Cotton Program Good for Georgia Agriculture Feb 15, 2018

🕔Feb 15, 2018
In the wee hours of February 9, 2018, both houses of congress passed the Bi-Partisan Budget Agreement of 2018, which the President signed later that morning.  Within this legislation, a […]

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