2018 Seed Cotton Program Information
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Latest News2018 P.I.E. Program Tour Dates Set 07/12/2018: The National Cotton Council has scheduled tour dates and locations for the 2018 Producer Information Exchange (P.I.E.) Program. Learn more NCC: Senate’s Farm Legislation Raises Serious Concerns for Cotton 06/29/2018: The NCC will be working to ensure that final farm legislation will address the serious shortcomings of the Senate farm bill, the Agriculture Improvement Act of 2018. Learn more USDA's June 2018 Acreage Report 06/29/2018: In its June acreage report, USDA estimated 2018-19 U.S. cotton plantings at 13.5 million acres, up 7.2% from 2017. Learn more NCC Applauds House Passage of Farm Legislation 06/21/2018: The NCC strongly supports the farm policy provisions in the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 (Farm Bill) and believes today’s House passage of the bill is an extremely important and strong step toward providing much needed stability to the U.S. cotton industry. Learn more Sunbelt Leaders to See Idaho Agriculture 06/14/2018: Farmers from 15 states in the southern half of the nation will see agricultural production and processing operations in Idaho on June 24-29 as part of the National Cotton Council’s Multi-Commodity Education Program (MCEP). Learn more
Upcoming EventsCalcot Ltd Board of Directors Meeting Jul 19 Phoenix, AZ Learn more 2018 American Cotton Producers/Cotton Foundation Joint Summer Meeting Jul 31 The St. Anthony Hotel, San Antonio, TX Learn more Cotton Inc. Board of Director’s Meeting Aug 7 The Phoenician Hotel, Scottsdale, AZ Learn more PCCA Board Meeting, Delegate Body Meeting, Marketing Pool Committee Meeting Aug 15 Lubbock, TX Learn more NCC Mid-Year Board Meeting Aug 20 Loews Vanderbilt Hotel, Nashville, TN Learn more PCCA Board Meeting, Annual Meeting Sep 19 Lubbock, TX Learn more
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Coalter Paxton, III
A 1997 graduate of the National Cotton Council's Cotton Leadership Program, NCC Vice President Coalter Paxton, III, has been an active NCC member. A former chair of the NCC’s Packaging and Distribution Committee, he currently serves on several NCC committees among them the Joint Cotton Industry Bale Packaging Committee and the Farm Policy and Sustainability task forces.
Coalter is a past president and chairman of the Cotton Warehouse Association of America and a past president of both the Carolinas Cotton Warehouse Association and the South Atlantic Cotton Warehouse Association. He also has served as a director of the North Carolina Cotton Producers Association. The owner and president of Paxton Bonded Warehouse in Wilson, N.C., Coalter earned a B.A. degree from the University of North Carolina. He and his wife, Caroline, have three children.