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DTN Cotton Open: Trades in Green Near Session Highs

DTN Cotton Open: Trades in Green Near Session Highs

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Nov 17, 2017

December and March positioned for fourth weekly gains in a row. Cash online cotton sales quickened to 19,264 bales on The Seam. Cotton futures traded in the green Friday, positioned for the fourth weekly gains in a row in December

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Texas: Rolling Plains Applicator Training, Burkburnett, Dec. 5

Texas: Rolling Plains Applicator Training, Burkburnett, Dec. 5

👤By Kay Ledbetter, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Nov 17, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service in Wichita County will host the Rolling Plains Applicator Training Dec. 5 in the Wichita County Precinct 2 Shop, 102 W. College, Burkburnett. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. The fee is $30 and covers lunch and

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DTN Fertilizer Trends: Mosaic Halts Production at Florida Plant – DTN

DTN Fertilizer Trends: Mosaic Halts Production at Florida Plant – DTN

👤By Russ Quinn, DTN Staff Reporter 🕔Nov 17, 2017

Average fertilizer prices were a mixed bag the second week of November 2017 with the majority moving higher and a couple moving lower, according to retailers surveyed by DTN. Six of the eight major fertilizers were higher compared to last

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DTN Cotton Close: Finishes on Back-to-Back Gains

DTN Cotton Close: Finishes on Back-to-Back Gains

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Nov 16, 2017

A crop year high in U.S. weekly export sales lifted commitments to 9.434 million RB, up 2.648 million RB or 39% from a year ago. Shipments lagged at 2.047 million RB, down 411,000 RB from last year. Cotton futures settled

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Texas: Pesticide Management and CEU Workshop, Fort Stockton, Dec. 5

Texas: Pesticide Management and CEU Workshop, Fort Stockton, Dec. 5

👤By Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Nov 16, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct the Pesticide Management and CEU Workshop from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 5 at the Pecos County Civic Center, 1674 Airport Drive, Fort Stockton. “Our agency has made this a district-wide event, because it’s been so

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Texas: High Plains Ag Conference, Lubbock, Dec. 8

Texas: High Plains Ag Conference, Lubbock, Dec. 8

👤By Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Nov 16, 2017

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will conduct the annual High Plains Ag Conference from 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 8 at the Texas A&M AgriLife Research and Extension Center, 1102 E. Farm-to-Market Road 1294, Lubbock. “This program allows our region’s producers to catch

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DTN Cotton Open: Climbs to 3-Day High on Export Sales

DTN Cotton Open: Climbs to 3-Day High on Export Sales

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Nov 16, 2017

U.S. weekly upland export sales jumped to a marketing year high to 506,700 RB, while shipments continued to lag at 94,200 RB. Cash online sales increased to 10,652 bales on The Seam. Cotton futures climbed to a three-session high in

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Midwest, Plains Crop Progress: Harvest Pace Continues to Lag, Wheat Conditions Decline – DTN

Midwest, Plains Crop Progress: Harvest Pace Continues to Lag, Wheat Conditions Decline – DTN

👤By DTN Staff 🕔Nov 15, 2017

Winter wheat conditions fell slightly from the previous week, according to USDA’s latest Crop Progress report released on Monday. USDA estimated that 54% of the winter wheat crop was rated good to excellent, down 1 percentage point from 55% the

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Mississippi: Pipe Planner Webinar, Nov. 20

Mississippi: Pipe Planner Webinar, Nov. 20

👤By Dan Roach, Mississippi State University Extension Associate 🕔Nov 15, 2017

Below is the 2nd in the series of Pipe Planner instructional webinars given by Delta Plastics’ Irrigation Specialist Chris DeClerk.  This webinar will detail data collection, input, troubleshooting and navigation through the Pipe Planner application.

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DTN Cotton Close: Churns Within Tiny Ranges to Slight Gains

DTN Cotton Close: Churns Within Tiny Ranges to Slight Gains

👤By Duane Howell DTN Cotton Correspondent 🕔Nov 15, 2017

U.S. export sales expectations may have countered negative vibes from U.S. and global stock markets. Record stocks in the world outside China viewed as a cushion against an eventual rise in Chinese import demand. Cotton futures churned within extremely small

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