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Feb 3, 2016

TDA not granted authority to declare cotton an oilseed

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This article was published this morning (Feb. 3). In summary, the state Departments of Agriculture will not be able to label cotton as an oilseed for farm subsidies. The issue goes back to the 2014 farm bill, which would have to be re-opened in order to address creating a program. Feel free to post your interpretations of this news in the comments section.

Below is a video produced by the Texas Farm Bureau:

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