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 […]

Virginia Cotton: In-Furrow, Seed Treatments – Is Change Coming?

🕔Mar 16, 2018The options for in-furrow and seed treatment plant protection from thrips, nematodes, and disease offers producers a lot of choice.  We pushed the easy button for the first 20 years […]

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 […]

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 […]

Thompson On Cotton: Cautiously Bullish, With Emphasis On “Cautiously”

🕔Mar 16, 2018Sound the trumpets and beat the gong, the market rally continues. May futures extended its retracement above 80 cents, closing today at 83.53. New crop December futures, which now has […]

Crop Insurance: Premium Subsidy and Insured U.S. Acres

🕔Mar 16, 2018Cost of Federal Crop Insurance is an on-going farm policy issue. President Trump proposed several changes to reduce its cost in his Fiscal Year 2019 budget. The changes include reducing […]

DTN Cotton Open: Ticks Lower in Early Going

🕔Mar 16, 2018May traded below the previous-session low and is positioned for a weekly loss. Cash online sales slowed to 4,559 bales on The Seam. Cotton futures ticked lower in early dealings […]

Cotton: PhytoGen Rolls Out New Array Of Enlist Varieties With WS3 Trait

🕔Mar 15, 2018As cotton growers look toward spring planting, PhytoGen announces five new varieties with WideStrike 3 Insect Protection and the Enlist cotton trait. These new varieties complement existing PhytoGen brand varieties with WideStrike 3 insect protection and […]

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