By  on February 22, 2017

The National Cotton Council was among a wide swath of groups signing a letter to key House and Senate budget and appropriations committee leaders urging them to reject calls for additional cuts to 2018 Farm Bill.

The organizations, representing such sectors as agriculture, nutrition, conservation, rural development, finance, forestry, energy, trade, veterinary medicine, labor, outdoor recreation and equipment manufacturing “strongly urge you to reject calls for additional cuts to policies within the jurisdiction of the Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry or the House Committee on Agriculture,” the letter said.

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