Released June 17, 2013
(AgFax) Cotton futures traded in the red Monday after skidding below the low of the previous session in December and falling as much as the 400-point limit in July.
(Farm Progress) The House Rules committee on Monday evening will hold an emergency meeting regarding the 2013 House Farm Bill, or FARRM.
(AgriPulse) Let the real farm bill fun begin. The House is expected to take up its five-year farm bill as early as Wednesday, on the heels of a relatively uneventful two-week debate in the Senate on its farm bill.
(Farm Press) In its June report, USDA projects U.S. 2013-2014 cotton production to be 13.50 million bales, 500,000 bales less than the previous month.
(AgFax) Cotton futures traded slightly higher to a bit lower Friday on this July options expiration day after posting new highs for the move in active contracts overnight.