Cleveland on Cotton: Lows Follow Demand and Weather News

🕔Jul 19, 2019The market was brutal to cotton for the second consecutive week. Seven of the past nine trading sessions have seen new life of contract lows. The market broke below its […]

Tennessee Cotton: Crunch Time for Pest Management

🕔Jul 19, 2019The 3-4 weeks after first bloom, and typically the last two weeks of July and the first two weeks of August, is a critical window to scout and manage insect […]

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

🕔Jul 19, 2019Average spot quotations averaged 187 points 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 […]

South Carolina Cotton: Focus On Stink Bugs Now

🕔Jul 19, 2019We have observed aphids crashing in most fields due to the naturally occurring fungus. Help came late from Mother Nature, but we will take it. Spider mites have increased quite […]

DTN Cotton Close: Higher on Short-Covering

🕔Jul 19, 2019After being pummeled for days, the market had become so speculatively oversold that it was time for a snap up. Thus, the December cotton finished with triple-digit gains Friday. Coming […]

Texas LRGV: Cotton Being Defoliated; Sesame Harvest Nears

🕔Jul 19, 2019General Situation Another week of temperatures in the 100s and nights right at 80F in the LRGV. However, it seems there might be some potential showers forecasted for next week […]

Texas Blacklands IPM: Bollworm Season Arrives; Watch for Stink Bugs

🕔Jul 19, 2019GENERAL Corn is drying down and getting close to harvest with a few fields that could be ready to go by the end of next week. Sorghum that was planted […]

Texas West Plains Cotton: All Quiet on the Insect Front

🕔Jul 19, 2019I began finding blooms and small bolls on Monday, July 15, mostly in Cochran County. Plant mapping data indicates that area cotton is going into bloom with 8.5 nodes above […]

DTN Cotton Open: Higher on TGIF Recovery

🕔Jul 19, 2019After a week of bearish pounding by the bears, the cotton market is attempting a snap-up today. This week saw the market down some 400 points from its Friday close […]

Cotton – Midsouth – Insect Mix Plus “Funny” Plant Growth – AgFax

🕔Jul 18, 2019David Bennett, Contributing Editor Owen Taylor, Editor Here is this week’s issue of AgFax Midsouth Cotton, sponsored by the Midsouth Cotton Team of AMVAC Chemical Corporation. Subscribe OVERVIEW Hurricane Barry’s […]

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