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Meet Our New Directors

Posted on October 5th, 2016 · Posted in In The Know

The membership of Staplcotn and Stapldiscount elected two new directors to their board on September 21, 2016, at the Annual Meeting held in Greenwood, Mississippi, at the corporate headquarters.  Mark Mosely Hanna of Donalsonville, Georgia, and Lance Ryan Whitehead of Fayette, Alabama, were both elected for three-year terms.   Mark..
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Ginning Cost-Share Program Deadline August 5!

Posted on July 13th, 2016 · Posted in In The Know

U.S. cotton producers are urged to participate in USDA’s Cotton Ginning Cost-Share program (CGCS), a one-time initiative that has a sign-up window of June 20-August 5, 2016 — with no deadline extension. A CGCS fact sheet is on the National Cotton Council’s website at and additional information is on..
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Staplcotn Reaches 100 Millionth Bale Milestone

Posted on March 22nd, 2016 · Posted in In The Know

At their quarterly board meeting in March, the board of directors and officers of Staple Cotton Cooperative Association (Staplcotn) officially recognized the receipt of the  100 millionth bale of cotton received on December 18, 2015 to be marketed by the association. The bale was produced in Donalsonville, Georgia, by Mark..
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Stephens Elected National Cotton Council Chairman 2016

Posted on February 9th, 2016 · Posted in In The Know

Shane Stephens, Staplcotn’s Vice President of Cotton Services and Warehousing, was elected National Cotton Council chairman for 2016.Named during the NCC’s annual meeting held in Dallas, Texas on February 5-7, he succeeds Sledge Taylor, a Como, Miss., producer and ginner. An active industry leader, Stephens was a member of the..
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Grower Meetings Schedule 2016

Posted on November 19th, 2015 · Posted in In The Know

We encourage all of our members to come join us at one of our Grower Meetings that will be held in January, 2016.  Click on the link below to find a Grower Meeting in your area and let your Cotton Specialist know if you will attend.  Please note that there..
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