USDA Crops Outlook: Expect a Change in Exports – DTN

🕔Feb 23, 2018USDA sees corn production down 1% and soybean production down 2% in the 2018-19 crop years as farmers won’t quite match the yields they achieved in 2017-18. USDA released various […]

Virginia: Plan Your Horseweed/Marestail Strategy Now

🕔Feb 23, 2018Now’s the time to start planning your management strategy for horseweed/marestail in your summer crops.

Arkansas: Control Winter Weeds Prior to Planting

🕔Feb 23, 2018Heavy rainfall this week has left ample opportunity for time to think and make plans for the upcoming planting season. First to everyone’s mind may be; “what can I spray […]

DTN Cotton Close: Finishes on Weekly Gain of 5.4% in May

🕔Feb 23, 2018U.S. all-cotton weekly export sales for both crop years rose to 579,900 RB. Shipments climbed to 402,700 RB. Exports projected to rise to 16 million bales next season. Smaller crop […]

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

🕔Feb 23, 2018Average quotations were 156 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, […]

DTN Cotton Open: Trades Higher Amid Strong Export Sales

🕔Feb 23, 2018U.S. weekly export sales topped expectations at 399,100 RB and shipments rose to 333,500 RB. Additional 419 notices issued on March. Cash online sales slowed to 9,692 bales on The […]

Farm Bill Review: Origins of Fixed Price Policy

🕔Feb 23, 2018The changes to farm programs included in the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 discussed recently were an unusual revision of farm policy both in timing and method. Congress agreed to […]

Arkansas: 2017 – Great Year for Cotton, Soybeans, Corn

🕔Feb 22, 2018With record yields for Arkansas cotton and soybeans, 2017 offered silver linings for the state as flooding cut the state’s rice acreage and drought battered hay and winter wheat. According […]

ELS Cotton Competitive Payment Rate Is Zero

🕔Feb 22, 2018The Department of Agriculture’s Commodity Credit Corporation announced that the competitiveness payment program payment rate in effect from 12:01 a.m., Eastern Time, Friday, February 23, 2018, through midnight, Eastern Time, […]

DTN Cotton Close: Mixed Ahead of Weekly Export Sales

🕔Feb 22, 2018Slowed U.S. weekly upland export sales again generally expected in the delayed USDA report. Initial USDA projections for 2018-19 put upland plantings at 13.3 million acres and average farm-level prices […]

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