Texas Cotton Ginners Annual Meeting and Trade Show set for Apr. 7-8 in Lubbock

Optimism is running high in Texas as cotton farmers and ginners prepare for the 2016 season. To help kickoff the year on a positive note, The Texas Cotton Ginners Association (TCGA) hosts its 109th Annual Meeting and Trade Show in Lubbock on Thursday, April 7 and Friday, April 8. Program and show opens at 9:00 a.m. both days at the Lubbock Civic Center.

The event is the largest gathering of cotton gin equipment manufactures and other related businesses providing parts and services to the ginning industry. Visitors from all regions of the Cotton Belt and around the world attend the show. It's considered the premier show to learn about the latest developments in cotton ginning, equipment and services in the industry.

The TCGA will also host its annual golf tournament at the Meadowbrook Golf Course on Wednesday, April 6. Thursday's show concludes with a "Taste of Lubbock Party" that's open to all attendees. The Trade Show concludes Friday evening with the TCGA's Awards Dinner and Vegas Night Celebration at the Overton Hotel.

Tickets for the dinner may be purchased at the show registration booth. For more information, visit www.tcga.org.

Thursday, April 7, 2016 - 9:00am to Friday, April 8, 2016 - 2:30pm