April 12, 2017
This summer, some of cotton’s young minds will gather to learn business details at the ACSA International Cotton Institute.
April 11, 2017
Three veteran analysts and traders have combined their collective 60+ years of cotton industry experience to form the Rose Commodity Group.
February 28, 2017
Registration is open for the 37th session of the Texas International Cotton School, scheduled for August 7-17 in Lubbock.
February 22, 2017
The Technical Association of Pulp and Paper Industry will hold its Innovative Nonwovens Conference (NETInc) April 23-26 in Minneapolis, MN.
February 11, 2017
Eduardo (Eddy) Esteve, a cotton merchant from Dallas, TX, will serve as president of Cotton Council International for 2017.
January 24, 2017
India is estimated to produce 34.1 million cotton bales during the season ending September 2017.
January 5, 2017
The Seam, a commodities trading and agribusiness software provider, is working with IBM to form a blockchain consortium for the global cotton industry.
November 11, 2016
Some 415 delegates from 31 counties gathered for Cotton Council International’s ninth biennial Sourcing USA Summit in early November.
October 27, 2016
The Cotton Association of India is opposing the creation of a cotton stockpiling program for the country.
October 25, 2016
India’s Cotton Advisory Board is estimating 35.1 million bales of cotton production in the country during the new growing season that began October 1.
October 24, 2016
A recent cotton shipment processed and executed using blockchain – the technology that drives bitcoin – could represent a big breakthrough for international cotton trade.
October 3, 2016
The Indian textile industry has asked the government to provide a support mechanism to counter high volatility in cotton prices.
Around The Gin
March 7, 2017
Texas growers now have additional preplant and post planting options for using Topguard Terra to control cotton root rot.
March 6, 2017
PhytoGen varieties offer more and better in-plant, native trait protection to help cotton thrive, protect quality and optimize yields.
February 24, 2017
Six TurboDrop D Series nozzles from Greenleaf Technologies have been approved for use with Monsanto’s XtendiMax herbicide with VaporGrip Technology. …
February 17, 2017
DuPont has received EPA registration for FeXapan herbicide plus VaporGrip Technology, a low-volatility dicamba formulation for use on cotton and soybean varieties carrying traits that provide tolerance to dicamba and glyphosate herbicides.
April 21, 2017
The EPA has again approved the Section 18 Emergency Exemption for use of Transform WG in Tennessee to control tarnished plant bugs in cotton.
April 20, 2017
With more producers interested in cotton due to good markets and prices, the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension variety trials are sure to get more attention in the coming weeks and years.
April 19, 2017
The USDA’s Farm Service Agency has announced the 2017-crop loan rate differentials for upland and extra-long staple cotton.
April 19, 2017
According to research in the journal Weed Science, residues of the auxin herbicides dicamba and 2,4-D can be retained by certain types of applicator hoses and injure sensitive crops.
April 14, 2017
Georgia peanut farmers who plant a mid-to-late April crop should make a decision on a second crop within two to four weeks of planting their initial crop.