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COVID-19 aid signup ends August 26

CFAP Direct Payments Webinar Recording

Corona Virus relief funds available to cottton growers

CFAP - Frequently asked questions

USDA opens 2020 Enrollment for ARC, PLC Programs

Farm Bill Program deadlines approaching

Videos to help you choose the right Program

Farm Bill Toolbox

Understanding the Cotton Marketing Loan and LDP/MLG

Trade Aid:2nd Round of 2019 Payments Approved

USDA Issues 3rd Round of MFP Payments

USDA-Disaster Assistance Discovery Tool

2020 CCC Premiums & Discounts

Helpful COVID-19 Links from Gin Press

CDC-Ag guidance for COVID-19

Ag Taxes-Limits on Deducting Farm Losses

Shurley on Cotton


UGA Tifton Conference Center

Georgia Grown

DTN/Progressive Farmer


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Georgia Cotton News

DTN Free Resources

Georgia Cotton Commission


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Blakely, Georgia (39823)

Current Conditions: Scattered Clouds
Temperature: 96°F Dew point: 71°F
Humidity: 45% Pressure: 30.09 in. Hg
Wind: 5 mph From: West

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Wheat Markets Down at Midday -

Coming out of the weekend, front month wheat futures look to add more to the downside. Chicago SRW wheat futures are trading 4 to 4 3/4 cents lower

Hogs Up Triple Digits to Start Week -

Monday’s lean hog trading has futures up triple digits. October hogs are pushing for a limit gain, trading 3 cents off at midday. The week’s

Beans Higher after Weekend -

Soybeans are trading with 4 1/4 to 6 1/4 cent gains at midday. Meal futures are $2.30 to $3.40 higher. Ahead of Friday’s expiration, there have

Corn Market Trading Higher -

Through midday, corn is up 3/4 to 3 cents. New crop gains are limited to 2 cents. From the week ending August 6, USDA reported 1.151 MMT (45.3 mbu)

Cotton Market Making Midday Gains -

Cotton futures open the new week of trading with midday gains of 52 to 60 points in the front months. On Friday, the hard selling left Dec futures

Ag Market Commentary -

Through midday, corn is up 3/4 to 3 cents. New crop gains are limited to 2 cents. From the week ending August 6, USDA reported 1.151 MMT (45.3 mbu)

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