Agfax Buzz:

    January 18, 2013

    AFB Cotton Close: Mixed With Firming Contracts

    AgFax.Com - Your Online Ag News Source

    Closing commodity reports from the Arkansas Farm Bureau Commodity Staff.

    Cotton

    Cotton closed mixed with front end contracts continuing to firm. March is just 30 points or so away from the mid-October high. December continues to move sideways just above 79 cents and could challenge the September high just above 81 cents at some point. Potential 2013 U.S. plantings are expected to be sharply lower.

    Spot Price, Grade 41 Staple 34: Memphis up 52 at 7505
    Greenwood up 52 at 7505

     

    New York Futures: March up 77 at 7855
    May up 48 at 7867
    July up 14 at 7900
    Oct down 8 at 7899
    Dec down 11 at 7918
    This week’s LDP rate for cotton is 0 cents
    The estimate for next week is 0 cents

     

    Leave a Reply

    Name and Email Address are required fields. Your email will not be published or shared with third parties.

    Agfax Cotton News

    AgFax Cotton Review: Global Contract Hits Legal Wall; Indian Exports Decline5-1

    Cleveland on Cotton: Gotta Love this Market5-1

    Rose on Cotton: Expect Improved Forward Contracting – Tread Carefully5-1

    USDA Announces Commodity Credit Corporation Lending Rates for May 20155-1

    Louisiana: Insect, Disease Management Critical as Ag Exports Increase5-1

    AFB Cotton Close: Prices Rebound Off Lows5-1

    DTN Cotton Close: May Starts with Selling, Liquidation5-1

    U.S. Drought Outlook: Limited Expansion, Limited Improvement5-1

    Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA5-1

    Bt Protein: New Boll Weevil Weapon Approved in South America – DTN5-1

    Cotton: Nearly 200 Farmers Will Put XtendFlex Through Its Paces In 20155-1 From a press release

    DTN Cotton Open: Contracts Showing Gains5-1

    AFB Cotton Close: Planting Off To Slow Start4-30

    U.S. Drought Monitor Quick Look Video – AgFax4-30

    Drought Monitor: Heavy Rains for Southern Plains, Southeast4-30

    DTN Cotton Close: Strong Exports, Commercial Buying4-30

    White House Defends WOTUS as Debate Continues – DTN4-30

    Tennessee Grain Sorghum: Managing Burndown Surviving Ryegrass4-30

    DTN Cotton Open: Contracts on China’s Exchange Lower4-30

    Ask the Taxman: Retirement Strategies, Living Trusts, Accounting for Leases – DTN4-29

    AFB Cotton Close: Rally Momentum Continues4-29

    South Carolina Cotton: No Counter 20G Leaves Growers with a Nematode Problem4-29

    DTN Cotton Close: Contracts Push Towards Technical Resistance4-29

    Propane Stocks Remain at Comfortable Levels4-29

    Gasoline Prices Jump Higher4-29

    Diesel Prices on the Rise4-29

    DTN Cotton Open: Support for Both Old and New-Crop Markets4-29

    Pesticide Labels – They Put ‘Em On Those Jugs For A Reason4-29

    AFB Cotton Close: Planting Off to Slow Start4-28

    DTN Cotton Close: Dollar Weakness Offers Market Support4-28

    Cotton Price-Risk Management Seminar Set For May 19, Maricopa, Arizona4-28

    Texas Crop Weather: Plantings Continue Despite Frequent Rains4-28

    Superweed – Scientists Try To Define What That Means4-28

    Shurley on Cotton: Breaking The 67-Cent Barrier – When?4-28

    New Mexico: Researchers Expect First Glandless Cotton to be Ginned This Year4-28

    Virginia: Wet Conditions Slow Come Field Activities – USDA4-28

    Kansas: Wheat Stressed from Disease and Drought – USDA4-28

    DTN Cotton Open: Light Support Tied to U.S. Dollar Index4-28

    Mississippi: Wet Soil Still a Problem – USDA4-28