Cotton Ginning - Thursday Morning Session

Thursday, January 8, 2009: 8:00 AM-10:30 AM
Salon D (Marriott Riverwalk Hotel)
Presiding:
Sledge Taylor
Organizers:
Thomas D. Valco and Harrison Ashley
8:03 AM
The Cost of Ginning Cotton 2007 Survey Results
Thomas D. Valco, USDA, ARS; J. Kelley Green, Texas Cotton Ginners' Association; Roger A. Isom, California Cotton Ginners' Association; Dennis S. Findley, Southeastern Cotton Ginners Assn.; Timothy L. Price, Southern Cotton Ginners Assoc; Harrison Ashley, National Cotton Council
8:15 AM
8:30 AM
Characterization of Cotton Gin Particulate Matter Emissions - Project Plan
Michael D. Buser, USDA-ARS Cotton Production and Processing Research Unit; Derek P. Whitelock, USDA-ARS Southwestern Cotton Ginning Research Laboratory; J. Clif Boykin, USDA, ARS, Cotton Ginning Lab
9:00 AM
9:45 AM
10:30 AM
Focus on Ginning Costs - Presentation 5
Chris Breedlove, President, National Cotton Ginners' Assoc.