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  • FALL 2

    Ultra-low Gossypol Cottonseed Gets Boost

    Feb 19, 2018 07:27 AM

    USDA-APHIS is considering non-regulated status for a particular type of ultra-low gossypol cottonseed (ULGCS) containing technology that could expand the feed and food markets for cottonseed.

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    Monster Meal

    Feb 16, 2018 05:42 PM

    March soybean meal futures have risen 22% from their low on January 12 to the high set on Friday morning. Livestock feeders who were not hedged or under long term purchasing agreements are painfully aware of the increase, but most grain traders only see the side effects of this monster meal move. Soybean value is basically meal value plus oil value plus a margin to cover processing. With a 22% jump in the meal contribution, March soybeans have managed an 8.8% increase during that same period.

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  • UTUN

    Cotton Acres Will Grow in 2018

    Feb 12, 2018 04:45 PM

    The National Cotton Council (NCC) found growers intend to plant 13.1 million acres to cotton in 2018—up 3.7% over 2017, according to a recent planting intentions survey.

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    An Olympic Moment

    Feb 09, 2018 04:11 PM

    The Olympics have a number of subplots that are geopolitical, going back to the original Greek version. But for the athletes they are always about higher, faster, further, with exceptions for ice dancing or the brute force of a 1-0 hockey game. You are competing against everyone else, but also against your personal best score or best time ever. The corn and wheat markets have the Olympic spirit. Corn posted its highest front month futures price since August this week.

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    Cotton Prices Are Reflecting Demand Meeting Supply

    Feb 06, 2018 03:25 PM

    To start the year, cotton prices were seeing a steady climb. Recently, they have seen a bit of a pull back.

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  • Cottonseed

    Inside The Largest Cotton Gin In The U.S.

    Feb 06, 2018 10:43 AM

    In Texas, cotton is king. Approximately 8.8 million bales of Texas cotton were produced in 2017, more than three times Georgia, the second closest cotton-producing state yielded.

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    The Law of Gravity

    Feb 02, 2018 04:20 PM

    You probably know the law of gravity as “what goes up must come down”. There are exceptions based on thrust, the lift of wings, helium balloons and so forth, but unless you hit escape velocity most things come back to Earth. We are seeing some prime examples this week. The Bitcoin bubble has burst, with prices retracing more than 60% of their rally. Cotton is now -9% from where it was the week of the January crop report. The biggest bull of all, the stock market, finally saw a 4% correction.

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