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Cotton in Southwest: Blooms Spreading; Fleahopper, White Fly on the Move

Blooms are picking up speed in South Plains and Panhandle cotton fields after another shot of rain preceded today’s (7-22) […]

Doane Cotton Close: ICAC Releases Supply and Demand Forecasts

The International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC) based in Washington updated its global supply/demand forecasts today and still shows substantial contrast […]

AFB Cotton Close: Moves Higher on Continued Consolidation

Cotton Comment December cotton turned higher today. The market is attempting to consolidate above support at the recent low of […]

DTN Cotton Close: Settles with Modest Gains

Hot, dry weather in Texas and a slight dip in U.S. crop ratings may have been supportive. Plains producer says […]

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USDA: Don’t Forget Farm Bill Conservation Compliance Changes

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack today reminded producers that changes mandated through the 2014 Farm Bill require them to have on […]

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AgFax Cotton Review: Worst Price Slump in 55 Years; Weather Delays Development

Markets/Trade Fareeha Ali reports for Bloomberg that last week marked the 11th straight week of weekly drops in cotton futures, […]

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Texas Crop Weather: Hay Situation Good in East, Southeast, Iffy Elsewhere

While some parts of Texas have been lucky when it comes to hay production, others will likely have an expensive […]

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Georgia: Crops in Mostly Good Condition with Some Heat Stress – USDA

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 20, 2014. General According to the National Agriculture Statistics Service’s Georgia […]

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South Carolina: Rains Benefit Crops but Some Areas Still Stressed – USDA

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 20, 2014. GENERAL According to the National Agriculture Statistics Service South […]

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Alabama: Crops Hold Steady with Welcome Showers – USDA

Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending July 20, 2014. GENERAL: According to the National Agriculture Statistics Service’s Alabama […]

Sunbelt Ag News

    DTN Livestock Close: Red-Hot Bullishness Storms Through Cattle Complex7-22

    Doane Cotton Close: ICAC Releases Supply and Demand Forecasts7-22

    AFB Grain-Soybean Close: Prices Continue Declines with Aug. Soy Gains7-22

    AFB Cotton Close: Moves Higher on Continued Consolidation7-22

    AFB Rice Close: Futures Turn Higher7-22

    DTN Cotton Close: Settles with Modest Gains7-22

    USDA: Don’t Forget Farm Bill Conservation Compliance Changes7-22

    DTN Grain Close: Markets Hit New Lows7-22

    USDA: Weekly National Peanut Prices7-22

    AgFax Cotton Review: Worst Price Slump in 55 Years; Weather Delays Development7-22

    DTN Livestock Midday: Cattle Locked in Limit Higher Trade7-22

    Good Reports on Corn; Wet Weather Stressing Beans — DTN7-22

    DTN Grain Midday: Corn, Wheat Lower, Soybeans Mixed7-22

    Cattle: Nebraska Study Finds No Ill Effects from Zilmax — DTN7-22

    South Korea Importers Returning to U.S. Corn, DDGS — DTN7-22

    DTN Cotton Open: Trades Above Highs of Prior 3 Days7-22

    DTN Livestock Open: Futures Predicted to Start Mixed7-22

    DTN Grain Open: Futures Show Small Gains7-22

    Keith Good: Soybeans, Corn Garner High Condition Ratings, Lower Prices7-22

    Oklahoma Farmer Modifies Business Choices Due to Wet Spring – DTN7-21

    Cover Crops a Good Replacement in Weather Damaged Fields – DTN7-21

    AgFax Rice Review: UN Prescribes Arsenic Levels; Armyworms Abound in MS7-21

    Arkansas: Emerald Ash Borer Turns Up to Threaten Ash Trees7-21

    Good on Grain: Corn Price Premiums Continue to Fade7-21

    It’s Been 18 Years – What’s Happened in Herbicide Tolerant and Insect Resistant Crops?7-21

    USDA Creates Soybeans Out of Thin Air, Sorta — DTN7-21

    Mississippi Wheat: MSU Releases Variety Trial Data7-21

    Flint on Crops: Bacterial Blight Makes a Comeback in Cotton7-21

    California Cotton: Crop Moving Fast. Strong Yield Potential – AgFax7-20

    Peanut Insects Forcing Decisions In Some Southern Fields – AgFax7-19

    Florida Cotton: Fertilizing Late Planted Crop7-18

    Rose on Cotton: Future Holds Possibility of New Crop Sales Increase7-18

    Rice Market: USDA Report Leaves Unanswered Questions7-18

    Rice Crop: Texas Crop Heading; Arkansas Recovering From Heavy Rains7-18

    Midwest: Late-Summer Drought Unlikely – DTN7-18

    Do Bigger Farms Really Have Lower Costs? Not Really.7-18

    Welch on Wheat: Production Increased, Usage Decreased7-18

    Welch on Grain: Higher Than Expected Corn Stocks7-18

    Cleveland on Cotton: The Low Price Cure? Maybe.7-18

    USDA: Peanut Price Highlights7-18

    Georgia Cotton Insect Advisor: New App for Aid with Stink Bug Decisions7-18

    Documentation of Farm Assets, Contracts Aids Survivors — DTN7-18

    AgFax Wildlife Review: Hunting Wild Hogs in the Air and on the Air7-18

    DTN Dried Distillers Grains: Fall in Prices Slowing Down?7-18

    Georgia: Vidalia Onion Growers Battling Yellow Bud Disease7-18

    Interest Rates Have Been Too Low for Too Long – DTN7-17

    Brazil Ag Investments Switch to Logistics, Technology – DTN7-17

    Herbicide Resistance: Exploring Weed Control Options – DTN7-17

    Mississippi: MSU Hires International Rice Breeder7-17

    Mississippi: Late-Season Delta Field Day, Stoneville, Aug. 137-17

    U.S. Grain Transportation: All Mississippi River Locks Open7-17

    North Carolina: Soil Information Class Available to Public Online7-17

    Mississippi: Irrigation Turnrow Talks, July 23-257-17

    U.S. Drought Outlook: Improvements Expected in Plains, Southwest7-17

    North Carolina Corn: Southern Rust Alert, Spray Susceptible Hybrids7-17

    Keith Good: Beige Book — Observations on Ag Economy7-17

    U.S. Energy: California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard Remains in Effect7-17

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