The Puerto Rico Cotton Fund raised $30,000 for victims of Hurricane Maria.
Supima’s annual design competition celebrated the unique characteristics of Supima cotton.
Supima Cotton is one of the world’s largest providers of premium Pima cotton.
The competition celebrates its 10th anniversary.
The denim brand has selected seventh-generation growers from Alabama to be the lead on the pilot program.
The group noted that the Congressional Budget Office estimated that the 2014 Farm Bill has cost far less than projected.
A lack of exportable supplies in Central Asia and West Africa coupled with India’s reduced exports is helping to support current prices.
Refibra is the first cellulose fiber featuring recycled material on a commercial scale and was launched Tuesday at Première Vision in Paris.
Clarke, who was vice chair of the BCI Council, succeeds Susi Proudman, who has stepped down to concentrate efforts on her new role at Nike Inc.
The ILO also said Uzbekistan is making progress in reforms to address risks of forced labor in its cotton industry.