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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 21, 2017

Average quotations were 310 points higher than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, leaf 4, staple 34, mike 35-36 and 43-49, strength 27.0-28.9,

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Texas: 18-year No-till Cover Crop Project Proves Beneficial

Texas: 18-year No-till Cover Crop Project Proves Beneficial

👤By Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife Extension 🕔Apr 14, 2017

To we mere mortals, soil is a nonrenewable resource; a resource, which in hot, dry often windy West Texas can easily vanish in a cloud of dust, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Research soil scientist at Lubbock. Dr. Katie Lewis

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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 14, 2017

Average quotations were down 12 points from the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, leaf 4, staple 34, mike 35-36 and 43-49, strength 27.0-28.9,

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Cotton Outlook: Global Stocks in 2016/17 Lowest in 5 Years

Cotton Outlook: Global Stocks in 2016/17 Lowest in 5 Years

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 13, 2017

The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture cotton projections for 2016/17 indicate that world ending stocks are forecast at 90.9 million bales, 6 percent below the previous season and 19 percent (nearly 21 million bales) lower than 2014/15’s record of 111.7

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WASDE Cotton: Higher U.S. Exports, Lower Ending Stocks

WASDE Cotton: Higher U.S. Exports, Lower Ending Stocks

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 11, 2017

The 2016/17 U.S. cotton supply and demand forecasts show higher exports and lower ending stocks relative to last month. Production and domestic mill use are unchanged. The export forecast is raised 800,000 bales to 14.0 million, based on strong export

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Cotton Sustainability Gets a Thumbs Up from Georgia Survey

Cotton Sustainability Gets a Thumbs Up from Georgia Survey Updated

👤By Julia Rodriguez, University of Georgia 🕔Apr 10, 2017

A University of Georgia student’s survey of the cotton industry found that the crop, once “king” in Georgia, can compete with synthetic fibers and will continue to be economically and environmentally feasible into the future. For her master’s degree thesis,

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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Apr 7, 2017

Average quotations were down 129 points from the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, leaf 4, staple 34, mike 35-36 and 43-49, strength 27.0-28.9,

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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 31, 2017

Average quotations were down 61 points from the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, leaf 4, staple 34, mike 35-36 and 43-49, strength 27.0-28.9,

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California Cotton: Water Announcement Tempers Enthusiasm on Acreage Increase

California Cotton: Water Announcement Tempers Enthusiasm on Acreage Increase

👤From the California Cotton Ginners and Growers Association 🕔Mar 28, 2017

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

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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

👤From USDA 🕔Mar 24, 2017

Average quotations were slightly lower than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the base quality of cotton (color 41, leaf 4, staple 34, mike 35-36 and 43-49, strength 27.0-28.9, uniformity

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