Today’s issue of Southeast AgNet This Week includes information on USDA grants to support specialty crops as well as an update on the conclusion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations. Want to learn more? Click here to subscribe and view the current issue.
On Monday, trade ministers from the 12 participating Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) countries announced a successful conclusion to their negotiations. And Joe Schuele has a report concerning the next steps.
L-R ACA Director of Industry Relations Curt Berry; Vice President Richard Meadows, Houston County; President-Elect Bill Lipscomb, Autauga County; President Jim Akin, Lauderdale County; LD Fitzpatrick, Lowndes County; ACA Director of Consumer Marketing Erin Beasley; and ACA Executive Vice President Dr. Billy Powell pose with Gov. Robert Bentley
The Alabama Cattlemen’s Association is pleased that Gov. Robert Bentley once again signed a proclamation that it’s October Beef Month in Alabama.
Southeast cotton growers can go to this website, cottoncultivated.cottoninc.com, from Cotton Incorporated to get news not only for this region, but from across the cotton belt. Director of Agricultural Research for Cotton Incorporated, Ryan Kurtz, invites growers to try it to see what type of information is available.