September 8, 2014
The drought in the Continental United States now affects roughly one-third of the country and 73 million people. Some research studies, however, hint that this may just be the beginning of a much longer dry spell.
August 28, 2014
Spring rains may have caught West Texas cotton producers like David Warren off guard this season. But they didn’t mind one bit.
July 1, 2014
As drought conditions in Texas linger, cotton research companies ramp up their efforts for water efficiency.
July 1, 2014
If you think the politics surrounding elections are tough, consider the politics of water.
April 25, 2014
No need to get bearish now. Chinese actions and Mother Nature seem to feel the mid-80s is good for cotton prices. The question is – can Mother Nature tweak it higher?
October 31, 2013
A new presentation focusing on short-season dryland cotton production is now available online for viewing as part of the Focus …
July 2, 2013
Cotton prices shifted to reverse this week as international weather factors made their presence known. The Southwest U.S. drought continued …
Around The Gin
August 17, 2017
The FiberMax Maximizer Club honored 121 growers who yielded at least 1,000 lb/A on dryland acres with FiberMax varieties in 2016.
August 7, 2017
Monsanto and Valent U.S.A. are expanding their crop protection partnership for the 2018 Roundup Ready PLUS Crop Management Solutions platform.
July 31, 2017
A new burndown option for tough broadleaf weeds has shown excellent promise in trials across the Mid-South and Midwest.
July 12, 2017
Southeast cotton producers say latest technologies from PhytoGen help protect yield and quality.
August 22, 2017
AMVAC and Trimble are finalizing an agreement granting Trimble global distribution rights for AMVAC’s patented SIMPAS prescriptive application equipment.
August 18, 2017
In this episode of The Cotton Companion, Beck Barnes and Jim Steadman discuss the stunning U.S. production forecast from USDA and visit with Dr. Jason Norsworthy about some of the findings of a summer’s worth of field research on dicamba in Arkansas.
August 14, 2017
If USDA’s September numbers still validate a 20+ million bale crop, prices could slide. If not, the 68-70 cent level – or better – should hold.