Cleveland On Cotton: No Letup On Demand – Even U.S. Mills Buying

🕔Mar 16, 2018Exceptionally strong demand continues to underpin the bull’s hopes for higher prices, while the bears are supported by the idea that market trading has become dull and listless in its […]

Rose On Cotton: Market Maybe Due For Correction – Stormy Spring Ahead?

🕔Mar 16, 2018Trading on old crop ICE futures was relatively volatile on the week, with bears ultimately proving winners. The May contract gave back 167 points Vs last Friday.  The May – […]

DTN Cotton Close: Meanders to Mixed Finish

🕔Mar 16, 2018Mills boosted total unpriced on-call sales to 15.635 million bales, second highest on record. U.S. competitive price position showed little change in the Far East. Cotton futures meandered largely within […]

DTN Grain Close: K.C. Wheat Tumbles, Rain Heads to Kansas

🕔Mar 16, 2018May K.C. wheat fell 14 cents Friday, the biggest percentage loser among grains on Friday if we ignore an 8 3/4 cent loss in May oats. Both were related to […]

Webinar: Corn, Soybean Prices – Implications of Grain Stocks, Prospective Plantings Reports, March 30

🕔Mar 16, 2018The webinar will review USDA’s March 29 Grain Stocks and Prospective Plantings reports and considers balance sheet and price implications for both old and new crop corn and soybeans. The […]

Oklahoma: Extreme Wildfire Risk Calls in Firefighters from Out of State

🕔Mar 16, 2018Given the current and predicted fire danger, Oklahoma Forestry Services (OFS) activated the South-Central Forest Fire Compact and ordered additional wildland firefighting resources from across the southeastern US.  Fire danger […]

Shurley on Cotton: Pulling the Trigger on the 2018 Crop

🕔Mar 16, 2018When deer hunting, I am often guilty of waiting and waiting and waiting on something better—often even turning down the opportunity to take a doe, in hopes that something bigger […]

Grain Sorghum: Building An Aphid Plan, Starting With Resistant Hybrids – DTN

🕔Mar 16, 2018After five years in sorghum fields, the sugarcane aphid is firmly established as a permanent pest of this crop. Fortunately, Southern entomologists have spent nearly that long hunting down sorghum […]

Midwest – Wet Weather, Planting Delays Ahead This Spring? – DTN

🕔Mar 16, 2018Farmers in the Midwest could be in for a slow start to the row-crop planting season, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) 2018 spring forecast suggests. The agency’s Climate […]

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

🕔Mar 16, 2018Average quotations were the same as 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 […]

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