USDA has approved both the Cotton Boardâ€™s and Cotton Incorporatedâ€™s 2009 budgets. The Cotton board budget totals just under $4.7 million while Cotton Incorporatedâ€™s approved budget consists of $78 million in program funding and $3 million in supplemental funding. Cotton Board CEO Drayton Mayers says that money is going directly to help producers increase profitability.
See details of the budget here.
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