(AgFax) Low volume trade through early Wednesday morning had the cotton market showing mixed results. The new-crop December contract was off 0.04 cents per pound while the March was up 0.27 in thin trade.
(Farm Progress) Administrator looks towards boll weevil eradication, national animal disease traceability program.
The Georgia Cotton Commission’s annual Research Review Field Day was held on June 28, 2013 in Tifton. It was attended by Commission board members and staff, advisory board members, cotton industry and agricultural community representatives.
(Fibre2Fashion) The Cotlook A Index rose to 96.65 cents per pound around mid-June 2013 before receding to the low 90s cents level towards the end of the month.
(The Hill) The leader of a House GOP effort to split the $1 trillion farm bill into pieces said Monday that he is gaining confidence his effort can succeed.
(Des Moines Register) Agriculture groups urged House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, on Tuesday to bring the farm bill back to the floor for a vote “as soon as possible,” but they cautioned against splitting the legislation in half.
The Georgia Cotton Commission’s office in Perry, Georgia was one of the stops on the National Cotton Council’s PIE Tour Monday, June 24th.