Tagged Don Shurley (Page 2)
February 13, 2017
The 2017 cotton market appears to be on increasingly stable and improved economic footing compared to 2016.
January 16, 2017
March futures have improved, and January is looking like a good month. The big question and the uncertainty is whether or not this will last.
December 12, 2016
USDA’s December production and supply/demand estimates were as expected in some respects. But it also contained a few unexpected and positive surprises.
November 21, 2016
The 2016 U.S. crop may still be somewhat of a question mark, but USDA’s November numbers provided clarity on a few things – the crop got smaller in some areas as expected, but still got bigger overall.
October 17, 2016
Many growers want to know when and if the market will get back above 70 cents and provide options to enhance marketing positions. Several factors now in play could give them that opportunity.
September 15, 2016
Whatever the market was expecting from the September WASDE report, it didn’t get. So prices reacted accordingly – down.
July 1, 2016
In light of the June 30 USDA acres planted numbers, it would have to be considered good news if cotton’s “range bound” prices can remain at or above 64 cents.
June 16, 2016
There’s usually speculation on the June USDA Acreage number and how it might compare to the March Prospective Plantings number. So far, it's all quiet.
May 19, 2016
April was a good month for cotton prices. So far, May hasn’t been, but prices seem to be attempting a slight recovery.
April 22, 2016
Although it’s a painful time for cotton right now, there are potential positive factors on the horizon that could eventually lead to better prices.
January 25, 2016
After recently threatening the 60-61 cent range, prices now seem to have found a little support and – dare we say – upward momentum.
January 13, 2016
The New Year has not started off well for cotton. It is concerning, but this recent decline is likely short-term.
Around The Gin
March 15, 2018
PhytoGen has added five new varieties with WideStrike 3 Insect Protection and the Enlist cotton trait to its existing portfolio of W3FE varieties for 2018.
March 13, 2018
Preliminary data from its second commercial season shows that Indigo Cotton demonstrated an average yield gain of 14% in commercial fields of West Texas.
March 7, 2018
Online pricing and hedging tool adds custom pricing functionality and mobile access.
March 6, 2018
PhytoGen brand varieties continued their success in university Extension variety trials in 2017.
February 27, 2018
A free mobile app to help growers and applicators successfully apply XtendiMax Herbicide with VaporGrip Technology is now available from Monsanto.
March 8, 2018
Several well-known brands and retailers are offering new product lines featuring technologies developed by Cotton Incorporated.