Tagged marketing (Page 5)
December 14, 2015
The market slipped a bit last week. But it’s set to crawl higher – backing and filling along the way, but with a positive upward bias.
December 4, 2015
Growers can help protect their bottom line for 2016 through a combination of careful planting decisions and a thorough examination of marketing options.
November 30, 2015
Prices are finding increasing support around the 62-cent level. That may not be exciting, but firming up the floor in a very volatile and uncertain market is a good thing.
November 16, 2015
Cotton prices desperately need something to grab hold of to help build momentum.
November 13, 2015
The absence of almost anything resembling demand continues to keep cotton prices locked in a near 10-cent trading range.
November 2, 2015
U.S. fiber quality has been at a premium, especially for the last two crop seasons. This is expected to continue, but it is uncertain for how long and for what price.
October 26, 2015
The shortage of quality cotton becomes more pronounced every week, evidenced by the market’s inability to hold 64 cents in last week’s trading.
October 14, 2015
It’s been a disappointing and frustrating year price-wise. Upside price potential is still out there, but growers have to carefully evaluate the available alternatives and the potential outcome of each if prices go up – or down.
October 11, 2015
The much-awaited October supply demand report was released with much enlightenment, including reduced estimates for the U.S. and global cotton crops.
October 2, 2015
The marketing assistance loan rate for 2016-crop base quality upland cotton will be set at 52 cents per pound.
September 25, 2015
ICE Futures U.S. will launch a World Cotton contract on November 2, which will trade alongside ICE’s benchmark Cotton No. 2 contract.
Around The Gin
April 9, 2018
Nine Class of 19 variety candidates will be in growers’ fields this year as the Deltapine New Product Evaluator (NPE) Program kicks off its eleventh season.
March 27, 2018
BASF has revised its Grow Smart Rewards program to provide Arkansas growers alternative weed control solutions during the dicamba application ban from April 16 through October 31.
April 17, 2018
Thanks to the efforts of many in the industry, a badly-needed cotton relief program found new life on Capitol Hill.
April 17, 2018
Presentations from the 2017 Mississippi State Row Crop Short Course are now part of the Focus on Cotton online series from the Plant Management Network and Cotton Incorporated.
April 17, 2018
Wrangler jeans has published a report highlighting the significant economic and environmental benefits of certain cotton farming techniques.
April 10, 2018
According to The Wall Street Journal, the U.S. Department of Justice has decided to approve Bayer’s acquisition of Monsanto Co., with closing expected in the second quarter of 2018.