Today’s Cotton Newsline is 1 cut. It features Reece Langley, Vice President of Washington Operations for the National Cotton Council.
Suggested Introduction 1:
The Department of Agriculture announced that it will re-open many of the Farm Service Agency offices for producers despite the ongoing government shutdown. The offices will be open for three days - Thursday, January 17 and Friday, January 18, in addition to Tuesday, January 22, during normal business hours. Reece Langley, Vice President of Washington Operations for the National Cotton Council, joins us with some important information for producers to consider before heading to their local FSA office.
For more information, please refer to the USDA press release: https://www.usda.gov/media/press-releases/2019/01/16/usda-reopen-fsa-offices-limited-services-during-government-shutdown