The National Cotton Council continues to work with the House and Senate agriculture committees and with other agricultural organizations to gain passage of a farm bill that effectively addresses the needs of all commodities.
After failing to get healthcare reform through the Senate, now attention is shifting to tax reform. Farm groups are hoping this could signal the end of inheritance taxes and lower tax rates for farm and ranch businesses. Read moreRead More »
“Our first goal is to negotiate ourselves out of the saber rattling that has occurred and to make sure that these market disruptions do not have a permanent impact,” Perdue said at a hearing of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration and Related Agencies.[…]Read More »