SCGA Annual Meeting
February 27, 2020
The Peabody Hotel
118 S. 2nd Street
Memphis, Tennessee 38103
10:00 a.m. Executive Committee Meeting – Board Room
11:00 a.m. Directors Reception & Meeting – Hernando DeSoto Room
1:30 p.m. Annual Meeting – Venetian Room - All association members welcome
Welcome and National Update – Curtis H. Stewart, President, National Cotton Ginners Association
Ag Research and New Opportunities
■ Kater Hake, VP, Agriculture & Environmental Research, Cotton Inc.
■ John Fricke, President, Planters Oil Mill
■ Dr. Chris Delhom, Acting-Research Leader, Cotton Ginning Research Unit, USDA
■ Ag Achievement Award
6:30 p.m. Honors Reception – Forest Room - Sponsored by Memphis Tourism
All Association members welcome. ($40 per person - Tickets for Reception and Banquet must be purchased in advance)
7:15 p.m. Honors Banquet – Venetian Room
✦ Ginner of the Year, Charlie Jennings, Avon Gin, Inc., Avon, Miss.
✦ SCGA Memorial Scholarship Honoree, Hembree Brandon, Starkville, Miss.
✦ The A.L. Vandergriff Pioneer Award, R.D. James, New Madrid, Mo.