Plains Cotton Growers, Inc., will host their 58th Annual Meeting on Friday, April 10, in the Banquet Hall of the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center.
PCG’s Annual Meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. with registration, and the program will start promptly at 9 a.m. The meeting is held in conjunction with the Texas Cotton Ginners’ Association Annual Meeting and Trade Show, April 9 and 10 in Lubbock.
Current PCG president Shawn Holladay, who farms near Lamesa, Texas, will preside over the meeting and PCG Executive Vice President Steve Verett will report on the status of PCG operations and activities. An award recognizing the 2014 High Plains Cotton Agent of the Year also will be presented at the meeting.
Dr. Gary Adams, President and CEO of the National Cotton Council, will update attendees on the various activities of the NCC. Berrye Worsham, President and CEO of Cotton Incorporated, will discuss current issues in cotton with regard to research and promotion. U.S. Rep. Randy Neugebauer also will address the group.
A buffet breakfast will be served from 7:30-8:30 a.m. in the Civic Center Banquet Hall, sponsored by Monsanto and Deltapine. Breakfast will be provided free to all PCG Annual Meeting participants. Immediately following the PCG Annual Meeting will be the annual FiberMax Cottonseed Luncheon for PCG Annual Meeting participants and members of the FiberMax “One Ton Club.” Lunch will be served in the Civic Center Banquet Hall.
For additional information, call PCG at (806) 792-4904.