Tagged Southeast (Page 5)
February 4, 2016
Clemson Extension specialists point to insect management and proper variety selection as keys to help SC cotton producers grow more profitable crops in 2016.
January 28, 2016
Over the next six weeks, Georgia cotton growers will have the opportunity to vote on renewing the $1 bale assessment that funds the Georgia Cotton Commission.
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.
January 13, 2016
PhytoGen is releasing PHY 490 W3FE, the first cottonseed variety with the Enlist cotton trait, for the 2016 growing season.
January 5, 2016
Bayer has announced the release of three new FiberMax and Stoneville varieties for 2016, all featuring the company’s GlyTol, LibertyLink and TwinLink technologies.
December 22, 2015
In spite of the challenges in 2015, it’s good to remember that the marketing year is less than half over. There may yet be better opportunities down the road.
December 14, 2015
The disappointing decline is likely due to some of the bullish energy running out after the nice uptick we’ve experienced recently, plus a not so encouraging export report and the December USDA production and supply/demand numbers.
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 3, 2015
For the fourth consecutive year, PhytoGen helped sponsor the Swisher Sweets/Sunbelt Expo Southeastern Farmer of the Year program.
October 5, 2015
The rainy spell that has soaked North Carolina for more than a week is creating problems for the state’s cotton growers.
August 27, 2015
Cotton’s wild ride continues, thanks to a constant barrage of economic and policy forces.
July 31, 2015
Ten Western cotton producers are visiting South Georgia as part of the National Cotton Council’s 2015 Producer Information Exchange Program.
Around The Gin
January 9, 2018
Indigo Ag has announced a new program that offers significant price premiums for U.S. cotton growers who contract to grow Indigo Cotton.
January 5, 2018
Bayer releases five new FiberMax and Stoneville varieties for introduction in 2018.
December 7, 2017
Monsanto is offering a special Roundup Ready PLUS Crop Management Solutions platform in Arkansas for 2018 for growers planting XtendFlex cotton and Roundup Ready 2 Xtend soybean varieties.
January 17, 2018
A strong history of hands-on farm and industry preparation earns Shawn Holladay of Lamesa, TX, the 2017 Cotton Grower Cotton Achievement Award.
January 15, 2018
Dicamba Stewardship training sessions will be held throughout Tennessee from mid-January through early March, with online training available soon.
January 8, 2018
L.L. Bean has signed on as the newest partner of the Cotton LEADS program.
January 7, 2018
Don’t get caught looking a gift horse in the mouth. Cotton prices are at a profitable level for growers, and the market is asking to be fed.
January 7, 2018
Dr. B. Todd Campbell, a research geneticist with the USDA Agricultural Research Service in Florence, SC, is the recipient of the 2017 Cotton Genetics Research Award.