Tagged marketing (Page 6)
September 16, 2015
Despite multiple market challenges, Lubbock-based PCCA was able to provide $17.4 million in cash distributions to its members during fiscal 2014-15.
September 14, 2015
USDA’s September numbers are not likely to help move prices out of the 62 to 67 cent range they’ve been in for the past 11 months.
September 14, 2015
The more things change, the more they stay the same. But tight supplies of quality cotton will support prices in the 60’s and eventually pull the spot futures above 70 cents.
August 31, 2015
The time has passed to expect any of today’s blooms to make a “pickable” boll on the High Plains. While I hope every single one of them will be picked, do not expect many to make it to the basket.
August 27, 2015
Cotton’s wild ride continues, thanks to a constant barrage of economic and policy forces.
August 24, 2015
Cotton had a remarkably positive week, considering its gains in the wake of a global meltdown of commodities and equities.
August 21, 2015
Since August 12, the market has gained nearly 600 points, which is impressive considering what is going on in other commodities. But financial problems in key emerging markets could dampen demand – and prices.
August 17, 2015
Market gains of the past week announce another charge at 70 cents, leaving behind a life-of-contract low in December and painting a rosier price outlook for the out months.
August 14, 2015
The Cotton Board has voted to recommend $76 million to fund the cotton industry’s Research and Promotion Program for 2016.
August 12, 2015
The past few weeks have not been kind to cotton. But new USDA crop reports may act like the referee stepping in to stop the damage just in time.
August 10, 2015
We had long held that the 62 to 63 cent support would hold, but the market corrected us once again.
July 24, 2015
The goal of 70 cents is still possible, but each passing day likely lowers the odds that we can get there. We just need to make sure we know what our alternatives are and act accordingly.
July 16, 2015
Stephen Harmer of Jess Smith & Sons won this year’s Meister Media Worldwide essay contest for students attending the ACSA International Cotton Institute in Memphis, TN.
July 13, 2015
If cotton prices were a piece of heavy farm machinery, the market would have a serious compaction problem, tracking over the same ground time after time after time.
July 13, 2015
The release of USDA’s July supply demand report quickly turned a big bull report day into a date with the big bear.
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.