Livestock: Hurricane Harvey Took a Toll on Cow-Calf Operation

🕔Jan 9, 2018No one knew when Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas on August 25 as a Category 4 hurricane that it would be one of the most devastating hurricanes to make […]

Louisiana: 4 Parishes Designated Natural Disaster Areas from Hurricane Harvey

🕔Nov 15, 2017USDA designated Cameron, Grant, Natchitoches and Rapides parishes in Louisiana as primary natural disaster areas due to damages and losses caused by flooding from Hurricane Harvey that occurred from Aug. […]

Texas: Ag Losses from Hurricane Harvey Estimated at More Than $200 Mln

🕔Oct 27, 2017Hurricane Harvey, which decimated parts of South Central Texas and the upper Gulf Coast, caused more than $200 million in crop and livestock losses, according to Texas A&M AgriLife Extension […]

Cleveland on Cotton: Maybe We’re Misreading Market Intentions

🕔Oct 13, 2017After finding the USDA October supply demand report initially bearish, cotton prices rebounded on the idea of stronger demand and significant questions with respect to the size of both the […]

Texas Rice: Harvey + Mosquito Spraying + Flood Waters Question

🕔Sep 15, 2017Well, Harvey is over but the damages and after effects will last for many years. The Beaumont Center received over 50 inches of rain in less than a week. About […]

Texas Livestock: Supplies Trucked in from All Over to Relieve Hurricane Affected Ranchers

🕔Sep 15, 2017The outpouring of support from neighboring states has been overwhelming, said Mike Doguet, owner of Doguet’s Diamond D Ranch Turf Farm in Nome, Texas. “We have had truckloads of hay […]

Arkansas: Hurricanes Push Demand and Prices for Fuel, Nitrogen, Lumber

🕔Sep 15, 2017The damage and disruption caused by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma have long effects, rippling into slowed exports, higher fertilizer and diesel prices and a likely rise in demand for Arkansas […]

Rose on Cotton: The September WASDE Report was ‘Unbelievable’

🕔Sep 15, 2017The bulls took a shellacking on the week, with most of the collapse occurring on the first two trading days of the week. Hurricane Irma’s path up the spine of […]

Weekly Cotton Market Review – USDA

🕔Sep 15, 2017Average quotations were 268 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 41, […]

Mississippi Cotton: Late Crop Needs More Heat and Dry Weather

🕔Sep 15, 2017Rain, cool weather, more rain and some wind have slowed cotton maturation, but since the crop was a little behind schedule, the damage may be less than if harvest were […]

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