Amcot International

Amcot is the trade association representing the combined interests of America's true cooperative cotton grower-members.

The nation's four major U.S. cotton marketing cooperatives—Calcot, Plains Cotton Cooperative Association, Carolinas Cotton Growers Cooperative and Staplcotn—are the owner-members of Amcot. Together, the four co-ops annually supply approximately half—as many as ten million bales—of the U.S. cotton crop to the world's textile mills.

Board of Directors

Amcot's board of directors is comprised of its chairman and the chief executive officers of the four cooperatives:

ChairmanMeredith Allen
Secretary/TreasurerSam Hill
DirectorPaul Bush
DirectorHank Reichle
DirectorKevin Brinkley
Plains Cotton Cooperative Association
DirectorWayne Boseman
Carolinas Cotton Growers Cooperative
AMCOT Conference 2023 Logo
Omni Grove Park Inn
Asheville, NC

August 5–8, 2023

Group rate is $319/night until July 6, 2023. Register online or call their Central Reservations office at 1-800-438-5800 and request "2023 AMCOT Annual Meeting".

Registration and Agenda

Please email Cathy Kramer at if you have any questions.

Owner - Members

CALCOT Plains Cotton Cooperative Association Staplcotn Cotton Growers Cooperative


P.O. Box 2827 • Lubbock, TX 79408
Phone: (806) 763-8011
Fax: (806) 762-7335