Conaway calls USDA cotton proposals ‘smoke and mirrors’

USDA will begin fleshing out a cotton-ginning cost-share program as a response to the third year of low cotton prices and financial stress on growers, said Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack. “Based on our conversation yesterday with the (House Agriculture) committee, I have instructed our team to proceed forward,” Vilsack told reporters at USDA’s annual Outlook… » Read More

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