Ga Dept of Agriculture


Georgia Cotton Commission Announces 9th Annual Meeting

Cotton CommissionGeorgia Cotton Commission
401 Larry Walker Parkway, Suite A
PO Box 1464
Perry, Georgia 31069

August 17th, 2015

contact: Chris Chammoun

Georgia Cotton Commission Announces 9th Annual Meeting

The Georgia Cotton Commission is pleased to announce the Commission's 9th Annual Meeting scheduled for Wednesday, January 27, 2016, at the UGA Tifton Campus Conference Center. The annual meeting is held in conjunction with the UGA Cotton Production Workshop conducted by the Research & Extension Cotton Team.

The program speakers are Berrye Worsham, President and CEO, Cotton Incorporated; Reece Langley, Vice President of Washington Operations, National Cotton Council; and Mike Quinn, President and CEO, Cotton Growers Cooperative. The UGA Cotton Production workshop will feature breakout sessions where attendees will learn the latest technical production strategies from the researchers whose projects are funded by the Commission's research program.

Following the speakers, the Commission will host lunch where sponsors will be recognized and door prizes will be given away. The meeting, production workshop, and lunch are open to not only cotton growers, but anyone interested in the cotton industry.

Information is available on the Commission's website at and at the UGA Cotton Team website at

There is no charge to attend. Pre-registration is requested to help with meal plans. Register online at or call 229.386.3416.

For information on becoming a sponsor, please contact the Commission office at 478.988.4235.