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An additional 111 delivery notices issued. Weekly export sales delayed. U.S. weekly jobless claims moved higher. Cash online cotton sales declined to 5,123 bales on The Seam. Cotton futures bounced quietly in the early going Thursday, with most-active May ticking
Applicators face complex and sometimes ambiguous buffer requirements for the newly labeled dicamba herbicides this year. The labels for Monsanto’s XtendiMax, BASF’s Engenia and DuPont Pioneer’s FeXapan put all the responsibility for following buffer requirements and avoiding off-target drift on
Cotton acres in Texas will likely increase as producers seek an alternative to grains this season, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service expert. Dr. Mark Welch, AgriLife Extension grains marketing economist, College Station, said 4.5 million acres of planted
Volume fell sharply. Fed minutes showed rate increases anticipated “fairly soon.” Cotton outlook presentation for 2017-18 scheduled at forum. India’s 2016-17 output estimated at 26.6 million 480-pound bales. Cotton futures settled lower beyond maturing March as volume fell sharply Wednesday,
Two March delivery notices issued. U.S. dollar index futures trade higher and U.S. stock index futures slightly lower ahead of Federal Reserve minutes. Cotton futures ticked higher in early dealings Wednesday, led by maturing March on its first notice day,
Fresh export inquiries may have offered support. Talk of light March delivery notices circulated. Final bales awaited in Southeast. Few abnormally dry spots remained in the Delta. Southwest cotton made up 94% of week’s U.S. upland classing. Cotton futures finished
This is last session before first notice day. Trend-following funds boosted their net cotton longs to new record high 114,179 lots. Cash online sales declined to 2,141 bales on The Seam. Cotton futures ticked slightly higher Tuesday as trading resumed
With many producers in the northern High Plains considering planting cotton this year, some for the first time, one Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service agronomist is advising that optimizing irrigation and fertility will be important to their bottom line. Dr.
May completed a bearish weekly reversal. U.S. upland classing reached 99% of the crop estimate. Cotton classed in Texas indicated the state crop estimate has been understated. Mills priced a total of 1,916 lots. Cotton futures closed on triple-digit old-crop
After 80 degrees on Sunday it made me realize we are closer to the beginning of burndown than I thought. Some early treatments could have already begun. There is quite a bit of information in the farm press as weed