Cotton - News and Analysis

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DTN Fertilizer Trends: Prices Move Slightly Lower

Retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN for the third week of September 2014 continue to show very little movement once […]

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Tennessee: Cotton Harvest, Wheat Planting Begin – USDA

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 21, 2014. As weather permitted, producers actively harvested spring planted crops. […]

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Missouri: Commercial Drones May Pass Without FAA

The drone industry is exploding to the point where commercialization may end up happening with or without the FAA’s blessing.

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Missouri: Comment Now on Waters of the U.S. Ruling

If the EPA’s proposed Water of the United States (WOTUS) goes into effect, costly regulations and permits and outright reduced […]

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Virginia: Corn Harvest Moves Along, Peanut Digging Begins – USDA

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 21, 2014. Virginia experienced slightly cooler than normal temperatures and scattered […]

DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Slightly Lower in December

Cotton futures ticked just below unchanged in benchmark December in brisk dealings Tuesday after testing the intraday contract low early […]

Keith Good: Growers Encouraged to Wait in Choosing Farm Bill Program

Policy Issues Marcia Zarley Taylor reported yesterday at the DTN Minding Ag’s Business blog that, “Plunging commodity prices are resetting potential corn payments under various […]

Doane Cotton Close: More Bearish News from China

China is clamping down on import licenses in order to force domestic mills to start spinning gigantic domestic reserves, poor […]

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California: Rice Harvest at 7%, Cotton Being Prepped for Defoliation – USDA

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 21, 2014. WEATHER A cooling trend persisted as two low pressure […]

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South Carolina: Corn Harvest Wraps Up, Peanuts Begin – USDA

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending September 21, 2014. GENERAL According to the National Agriculture Statistics Service South […]

Sunbelt Ag News

    DTN Livestock Midday: Feeder Cattle Buying Develops9-23

    DTN Fertilizer Trends: Prices Move Slightly Lower9-23

    DTN Grain Midday: Mixed Under Light Pressure9-23

    DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Slightly Lower in December9-23

    DTN Livestock Open: Light Trade, Pressure Expected9-23

    DTN Grain Open: Beans Higher Despite Weaker Basis9-23

    Keith Good: Growers Encouraged to Wait in Choosing Farm Bill Program9-23

    Ohio: Beck’s Hybrids Building New Research and Meeting Facility9-22

    Iowa: Cropland Values Fell in Recent Realtor Survey9-22

    Herbicide Resistance: Enlist Corn and Soybean Traits Approved9-22

    Grain TV: 2015 Acreage Forecast Drives Soybeans Lower9-22

    Doane Cotton Close: More Bearish News from China9-22

    Crop Progress: Corn Harvest at 7%, Soybeans 3%, Cotton 8% — DTN9-22

    DTN Livestock Close: Futures Mixed, Mostly Higher9-22

    DTN Cotton Close: Posts New Low Close in December9-22

    Bayer Will Focus on CropScience and Healthcare – Release MaterialScience9-22

    DTN Grain Close: Soybeans Fall To New Lows; Harvest Gets Closer9-22

    Peanuts: Salmonella Trial Results in Federal Convictions – AgFax9-22

    Real Estate Investment Trusts for Agriculture Now Available — DTN9-22

    Good on Grain: Monitoring Corn and Soybean Consumption9-22

    Legislation Expanding STB’s Rail Authority Moves Forward — DTN9-22

    Mississippi: MSU Researchers Study Soil-Testing Procedures9-22

    Flint on Crops: Wheat Deserves More Attention9-22

    Peanut Harvest: More Digging In SE; Western Growers Gearing Up – AgFax9-20

    Southern Soybeans – Tough, Late-Season Insect Decisions – AgFax9-20

    Rose on Cotton: Bears in the Woods; World Production Could Climb9-19

    Nebraska: Multiple Herbicide-Resistant Weeds and Challenges Ahead9-19

    Cotton Harvest – Midsouth – Picking, Cotton Defoliation Gear Up – AgFax9-19

    Cleveland on Cotton: Market is Dog Paddling; China Offers a Bone9-19

    Texas Rice: Weevil Loves to Eat Hemp Sesbania9-19

    U.S. Rice Growers Have a Market Opportunity in North Africa9-19

    Juggling the Soybean Harvest: Making the Best Decisions on When to Start – DTN9-19

    Rice Crop: Texas, Louisiana Harvests Wrap Up, Rains Slow Progress in Delta9-19

    Rice Market: Short Side Dangerous, Long a Test of Patience9-19

    AFB Grain-Soybean Close: Sell Off Continues9-19

    AFB Cotton Close: Dec. Violate Trendline Support9-19

    AFB Rice Close: Ends Week on Positive Note9-19

    Welch on Wheat: 74% of Spring Crop Harvested9-19

    Welch on Grain: No Change to Corn Condition Ratings9-19

    USDA: Peanut Price Highlights9-19

    Cotton Harvest – Southeast – Pickers Running – AgFax9-19

    DTN Dried Distillers Grain: Prices Moving Downward Again9-19

    DTN Crop Tech: NASA to Launch Soil-Moisture Satellite9-19

    California Cotton Defoliation – Gearing Up Early – AgFax9-19

    Georgia Soybeans: Kudzu Bug Numbers Much Lower This Season9-19

    Most Farmers Willing to Take More Steps to Improve Water Quality, Says Study9-18

    Corn: Nutrient Balance More Important Than Increasing Nitrogen9-18

    Arkansas Woman Joins Husband with 2nd Consecutive 100 BPA Soybeans9-18

    Chumrau on Wheat: Huge Corn, Soy Harvests Will Test Grain Supply Chain9-18

    Keeping Your Cover Crops Legal — DTN9-18

    U.S. Grain Transportation: Miss. River at St. Louis Unusually High9-18

    Corn: Be Wary of Potential Storage Issues — DTN9-18

    Wheat: Producers Urged to Keep Eye on Black Sea Countries’ Markets9-18

    Updating ARC-CO and PLC Payment Indicator for 2014 Crop Year9-18

    U.S. Drought Outlook: Improvements in Texas, Southwest9-18

    Harvest Approaches in Iowa; Time for More Planting in Florida — DTN9-18

    U.S. Energy: Shale-Focused Companies’ Financial Performance Improves9-18

    Gasoline Prices: Average Falls 5 Cents9-18

    Propane Stocks: Rise by 1.4M Barrels9-18

    Diesel Prices: Decrease by a Penny9-18

    Soybeans, Corn in Midwest: Heavy Rain, Early Frost, Slow Going – AgFax9-17

    Farmers First Line of Defense in Keeping GMOs Out of Export Shipments – DTN9-17

    Ohio: 7 Counties Declared Natural Disaster Areas9-17

    California: 42 Counties Designated Natural Disaster Areas9-17

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