2022 Beltwide Cotton Conferences

Beltwide Cotton ConferencesThe National Cotton Council and its cooperating partners welcome all to the 2022 Beltwide Cotton Conferences January 4 through 6 (Tuesday through Thursday) at the San Antonio Marriott Rivercenter, San Antonio, Texas. Three days of individual reports, panel discussions, hands on workshops and seminars are designed to provide attendees with information they need to help producers make key cotton production/marketing-related decisions. A dynamic program, along with the opportunity to network with peers from across the Cotton Belt, separate this conference from all others in agriculture. This conference will be educational, as well as enjoyable.

This virtual ag newsroom includes links to photos and audio content available free of charge for digital or print publication or broadcast.


2022 Beltwide Cotton Conferences Photo Album

Audio and Interviews

Preview interview with Lauren Krogman, National Cotton Council Manager, Marketing & Processing Technology
Interview with Lauren Krogman, NCC (5:30)

Gary Adams, President/CEO, National Cotton Council and President, U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol
BWCC22 Interview with Gary Adams, NCC (5:21)

Ken Burton, Program Enrollment Manager, U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol
BWCC22 Interview with Ken Burton, Cotton Trust Protocol (4:35)

Don Parker, Vice President, Technical Services and Executive Director, Cotton Foundation – discusses carbon sequestration
BWCC22 Interview with Don Parker, Cotton Foundation (4:13)

Peter Dotray, Weed Specialist, Texas Tech – Update on herbicide-resistant weeds and management challenges
BWCC22 Interview with Peter Dotray, Texas Tech (3:02)

Keith Driggs, Agronomic Service Rep, Syngenta – Beltwide sponsorship, what’s new
BWCC22 Interview with Keith Driggs, Syngenta (2:16)

Dave Albers, Cotton Product Development Manager, Bayer – Beltwide sponsorship, what’s new
BWCC22 Interview with Dave Albers, Bayer (4:14)

Tim Dabbert, Cotton Traits and Agronomic Systems Manager, Bayer – ThryvOn
BWCC22 Interview with Tim Dabbert, Bayer (5:36)

Tim Culpepper, Regional Agronomist, BASF – support of Beltwide, cotton specialist award
BWCC22 Interview with Tim Culpepper, BASF (2:19)

Stu Duncan, Kansas extension specialist – Cotton Specialist of the Year award
BWCC22 Interview with Stu Duncan, Cotton Specialist (2:47)

Tim Price, Mid South Farm & Gin Show
BWCC22 Interview with Tim Price, Mid-South Farm and Gin (10:58)

Katie Lewis, Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center – Nitrogen Management in Cotton
BWCC22 Interview with Katie Lewis, Texas A&M (4:27)

John Wanjura, USDA, Lubbock, TX – Updates to ASABE X615.2 Cotton Module Cover Material Performance
BWCC22 Interview with John Wanjura, USDA (6:15)

Mathew Pelletier, USDA, Lubbock, TX – Black Plastic Classifier Development for Plastic Inspection & Detection System
BWCC22 Interview with Mathew Pelletier, USDA (7:29)

Cotton Policy Update – Bart Fischer, Texas A & M University
BWCC22 Bart Fischer, Texas A&M (32:08)
Logistics and the Cotton Market – Buddy Allen, American Cotton Shippers Association
BWCC22 Buddy Allen, ACSA (26:27)
Cotton Market Outlook – Jarral Neeper, Trucott, LLC,
BWCC22 Jarral Neeper, Trucott (16:28)

Gary Adams, President/CEO, National Cotton Council, Beltwide Cotton Conferences Wrap-up
BWCC22 Interview with Gary Adams, National Cotton Council (6:35)