Daily Archives May 10, 2018

National Cotton Council Selects Emerging Leaders

Through a grant from Monsanto to The Cotton Foundation, eleven U.S. cotton industry members have been selected to participate in the National Cotton Council’s (NCC) 2018-19 Emerging Leaders Program.

The program, now in its 6th year, provides participants with a better understanding of how the NCC carries out its mission of ensuring the U.S. cotton industry’s seven segments can compete effectively and profitably in the raw cotton, oilseed and U.S.-manufactured product markets at home and abroad.

Participants will get an in-depth look at the U.S. cotton industry infrastructure and the issues affecting the industry’s economic well-being, the U.S. political process, and the NCC’s programs as well as its policy development and implementation process...

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