|Jimmy Dodson to Chair American Cotton Producers in '10|
James F. “Jimmy” Dodson, a Robstown, TX, producer, was elected as chairman of the American Cotton Producers of the NCC for '10.
|Cotton Achievement Award Honors Jack McDonald|
The late Jack McDonald is the recipient of the '09 Oscar Johnston Lifetime Achievement Award.
|Cotton Service Award Honors Bill Lovelady|
Bill Lovelady, a Tornillo, TX, cotton producer, is the recipient of the '09 Harry S. Baker Distinguished Service Award.
|NCC Names '10 Directors|
The NCC directors for '10 were announced at the NCC’s annual meeting held here on Feb. 4-8.
|Smith to Lead the National Cotton Council in 2010|
Eddie Smith, a Floydada, TX, cotton producer, was elected NCC chairman for '10.
|NCC '10 State Unit Officers Named|
NCC state unit officers for '10 were elected at the industrywide organization’s annual meeting held here on Feb. 4-8.
|California Ginner to Lead NCGA in 2010|
The National Cotton Ginners Association elected its officers for '10 at its annual meeting, including the new president, Kirk Gilkey, manager of Cross Creek Gin, LLC in Corcoran, California.
|US Cotton Poised for Recovery in '10|
NCC Economist Dr. Gary Adams says lingering effects and uncertainties for the general economy continue to present challenges for the US cotton industry but data suggest the worst has been weathered and recent concerns are being replaced with prospects for recovery and growth.