AFBF and NFU Agree

Cindy General

The nation’s two main general farm organizations don’t often agree, but they both say the current farm bill should be extended. Report (1:00 wma)

Cotton Ahead, Peanuts Behind

Cindy Alabama, Cotton, Georgia, Peanuts

The cotton harvest is running ahead of normal nationwide, while the peanut harvest is running behind. Here’s a look at the progress in Alabama: Report (1:00 wma) Here’s a look at the progress in Georgia: Report (1:00 wma) USDA NASS

Cotton Inc 07 Budget

Cindy Cotton

The Cotton Board recently approved Cotton Incorporated’s proposed 2007 budget of $78 million, up about five million from ’06. Report (1:00 wma)

Melons to Ethanol

Cindy Energy, Specialty Crops

How about a nice juicy slice of – ethanol? A research project through the National Watermelon Association will study how to turn wasted watermelons into fuel. Report (1:00 wma)