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Old-crop deliveries ticked narrowly ahead and new-crop contracts down after U.S. weekly export sales came in at 392,300 running bales. Cash online sales declined to 1,883 bales on The Seam. Cotton futures ticked mixed in early dealings Thursday, trading narrowly
Whether you intend to plant Enlist Duo or XtendFlex cotton or soybeans or not, the issue of physical drift is important to all of us involved in agriculture. For producers who do elect to utilize these crop systems, it
With the Xtend technology now available, hopefully everybody is gearing up with the correct nozzles and application knowledge needed to be successful.
Sensitive areas and susceptible crops are not the same when considering applications of the new auxin herbicide products. An actual physical buffer is required when a herbicide application is made to a field with a sensitive area in proximity downwind.
Widespread beneficial rains will help replenish depleted topsoil moisture in the Texas Plains. Weekly sales will swell already heavy export commitments. Index fund rolls set to begin Thursday. Cotton futures closed below a key support area Wednesday amid technically oriented
Spot May confined to mere 25-point range. Talk of more Fed interest rate rises this year may have helped to steady the U.S. dollar. Cash online grower and business sales dwindled to 528 bales on The Seam. Cotton futures ticked
Planting of cotton inched to 3% done in Texas as warm, windy conditions prevailed across many areas of the Lone Star State. Topsoil moisture rated short to very short in 80% of the southern High Plains. Cotton futures settled fractionally
The good news is that cotton acreage looks like it will increase for the 2nd year in a row. Record rainfall and snowpack, coupled with stable cotton prices and falling prices from other commodities are leading to an increase in
AgriLife Extension district reporters compiled the following summaries: CENTRAL: The district was starting to dry out due to warm weather, high winds and limited amounts of rain. Summer grasses were growing, and wheat and oats were heading out. Also, weeds
Cotton is up on the coast of Texas and Thrips are the primary insect pest we will encounter until the plant gets 3-5 leaves. Thrips are very small insects found on the underside of small leaves and in the plant terminal. Thrips