The Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program, based in Memphis, TN, facilitate the domestic and international fair marketing of cotton and tobacco through a variety of services used by industry to measure quality, ensure consistency and report market activity. The program’s standards are used by more than 50 countries for the instrument and visual grading of cotton and tobacco.
The AMS Cotton Program Headquarters is located in Memphis, TN. The building is available for tours Monday thru Friday from 8a.m. CST to 3:30pm CST.
For tour scheduling and availability please contact: Office of the Deputy Administrator at (901) 384-3000.