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Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA Mar 5, 2021
Spot quotations were down 240 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, […]
Summary The current U.S. Drought Monitor period was highlighted by a large swath of heavy rain that started in northeast Texas and progressed northeast into the Mid-Atlantic. In this area, […]
The cotton market was under pressure all week but worked through tripled digits on most days. However, in terms of prices the bears were the decided victor as prices slipped […]
Presenters at Commodity Classic dug into how spending more on early season weed control can save you money.
A federal court in South Carolina granted a 60-day stay in an ongoing lawsuit challenging the Trump administration’s Navigable Waters Protection Rule. The EPA and the U.S. Army Corps of […]
How to respond to pressure for agriculture to sequester carbon and reduce emissions is a theme running through discussions during the online Commodity Classic this week. During the opening session […]
DTN Livestock Closing: Futures Hold Support Mar 5, 2021
Heading into the weekend, the livestock contract thankfully got to close higher after a week of mixed trade. GENERAL COMMENTS: It was a mixed week for the livestock contracts as […]
Pulse width modulated (PWM) sprayer nozzle technology has been present in the ag industry for many years. These systems can maintain pressure as speed changes by adjusting the duty cycle […]
USDA: Peanut Price Highlights Mar 5, 2021
Peanut prices received by farmers for all farmer stock peanuts averaged 20.5 cents per pound for the week ending February 27, up 0.9 cent from the previous week. Marketings of […]