DTN Cotton Open: Early Commercial Buying Provides Support

🕔Mar 21, 2018Most commodities, including cotton, were showing gains early Wednesday morning ahead of an expected interest rate increase by the FOMC later in the day. Both old-crop and new-crop cotton markets […]

Texas Field Reports: Danger of Frost Has Passed for Most of State

🕔Mar 20, 2018Commercial and amateur vegetable growers are actively seeding and transplanting as much of the state appears to be clear of the threat of frost, said a Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]

Tennessee Cotton: AgLogic (Aldicarb) Receives Label for 2018

🕔Mar 20, 2018It came as kind of surprise to me to find out that AgLogic 15G (aldicarb), a replacement for Temik, is labeled in Tennessee. My understanding is that the label will […]

DTN Cotton Close: Market Reverses Higher

🕔Mar 20, 2018May cotton erased Monday’s 1.62-cent drop with a 1.85-cent rally on Tuesday, as extreme drought in northern Texas remains a concern for 2018 production. May cotton performed an about-face and […]

DTN Cotton Open: Slightly Lower in Early Trade

🕔Mar 20, 2018May cotton was down 0.16 early, still cautious after Monday’s 1.62-cent drop even though northern Texas remains dry with hotter temperatures on the way. In Monday’s market, May cotton was […]

Mississippi Field Reports: Wet Conditions Have Producers Itching to Get Into Fields

🕔Mar 20, 2018Crop Progress and Condition for the Week Ending March 18, 2018. Comments from Cooperative Extension Service County Agents Lemon Ray Phelps, Marshall County “Weed pressure was prevalent in pastures with […]

DTN Cotton Close: Skids Amid Steep Outside Losses

🕔Mar 19, 2018May closed on its lowest finish since Feb. 22. Classing of U.S. upland cotton reached 19.115 million RB last week, up 18% from last season’s final upland grading count. New-crop […]

DTN Cotton Open: Trades At or Near Lows in Early Going

🕔Mar 19, 2018May ticked below lows of prior seven sessions. Trend-following funds boosted their net longs 2,355 lots, the third straight weekly increase. Cash online sales slowed to 3,079 bales. Cotton futures […]

Florida Cotton, Peanuts: Permit Required for AgLogic Nematicide

🕔Mar 19, 2018Newly registered for Florida, AgLogic 15GG (gypsum formulation) is a granular nematicide available for use in Florida cotton and peanut. The active ingredient in this product is aldicarb, which you […]

AgFax Weekend: Lease Tax Muddle; Corn Mkt. Surge

🕔Mar 16, 2018In this week’s AgFax Weekend – Lease Tax Muddle | Corn Mkt. Surge | Anti-Aphid Strategy – Give Allies a Chance | and more.

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