Cotton

Spotlights

Feb 3, 2012 - The Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) Announces New Cotton Online Processing System (COPS) sign-on requirements starting March 28th, 2012 

Federal Register Notice – Change to EAAP Program 

Mar 5, 2007 - The Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) Announces A Loan Cotton Transfer Process Effective Mar 5, 2007 

Cotton Online Processing System (COPS) 

The Cotton Online Processing System (COPS) provides web screens that allow warehouse operators to view and download Commodity Credit Corporation-interest bales; certify Forfeiture, Quarterly and Final Storage Invoices on line and complete contract renewal. 

For additional COPS information, please contact:

USDA - Kansas City Commodity Office
Bulk Commodities Division
Beacon Facility - Mail Stop 8748
P. O. Box 419205
Kansas City, Missouri 64141-6205 
Telephone: 816-926-6662
Fax: 816-926-1426

Please refer to the following fact sheets on the Program Fact Sheets page for additional cotton information:

 Upland Cotton Economic Adjustment Assistance Program 

The Food Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 (the 2008 Act) initiates a program whereby payments will be made to eligible participants. The Regulations and Agreement (enclosed) set forth the terms and conditions under which the Commodity Credit Corporation (CCC) will make payments.  

FY 2009 List of Participants Earning Payments

FY 2010 List of Participants Earning Payments

FY 2011 List of Participants Earning Payments

FY 2012 List of Participants Earning Payments

FY 2013 List of Participants Earning Payments

FY 2014 List of Participants Earning Payments

FY 2015 List of Participants Earning Payments

FY 2016 List of Participants Earning Payments

FY 2017 List of Participants Earning Payments


Extra Long Staple Cotton

The Special Competitive Provisions for Extra Long Staple (ELS) Cotton, also known as Pima cotton, began in the fall of 1999 to help domestic mills and exporters to be competitive in the world market.

To be eligible for payment, Domestic Users and Exporters are required to sign an agreement and comply with all rules and regulations of the ELS cotton program. The payment rate is announced by a rate report every Thursday in Washington, D. C., for the following Friday through Thursday, which is also known as the rate week.

The following information is effective Aug 1, 2003.    

Border Crossing Documentation 

CRD-05-01 - Through Bills of Lading from the Port of Memphis, Tennessee 

Contact Information 
USDA - Kansas City Commodity Office
Contract Reconciliation Division
Financial Review Branch
Beacon Facility - Mail Stop 8758
P. O. Box 419205
Kansas City, Missouri 64141-6205 
Telephone: 816-926-6663
Fax: 816-823-1805

E-Mail: crdfrb@kcc.usda.gov

Express Mail Address:

USDA - Farm Service Agency
Kansas City Commodity Office
Contract Reconciliation Division
Financial Review Branch
Beacon Facility - Mail Stop 8758
9240 Troost Avenue
Kansas City, Missouri 64131-3055
Office Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.