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COVID-19 Statement: Early Co Gin is limiting business to COTTON SHIPPING/WAREHOUSE only until further notice. (03/20/2020)

 

About Our Site    Current Information

Our website offers the following features for you our client:

Market Quotes • eCot• Weather • News / Commentary • Alert Information

Farm Bill

National Cotton Council : Click here. Log in required.

Understanding the Cotton Marketing Loan and LDP/MLG

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

Tips for an efficient cotton harvest

Proper Harvest Moisture Levels - Round Modules

Handling Seed Cotton Exposed to Rain

Cotton Byproducts Supplement Cattle Feed

What to Consider - ARC or PLC 2021

Seed Coat Fragments-Another Reason to hate 2020

USDA - Quality Loss Adjustment Program Deadline March 5, 2021

More info on QLA Program from the GinPress

 

  Events

UGA Tifton Conference Center

Georgia Grown

DTN/Progressive Farmer

 


 Cotton in the Community:

Photo Gallery

 Send us your farm photos and we will feature them HERE!! 

Photo Credit: Megan Odom

 

Photo Credit: Megan Odom


 
  • Rain Gauges - Need a gauge for your farms?  Stop by the office and grab a few!  New color - gauges have been restocked and are available in clear now!
  • Round Bales - If you are using a round bale picker, you can haul your own rounds to the gin.  Please call Jackson Hammack at the gin, 229-723-6600, for more details.

Bale Contamination

LDP Information

Classing Information

Tools

  • Cotton Host - Don't forget you can check your farm production day by day - all you need is your producer number and a password.  If you haven't gotten your password yet, call the office - we'll get you set up.

Resources

US Cotton Trust Protocol - Producer participation needed! Sign up today.

USCTP - Webinars to help Producers sign up

US Cotton Trust Protocol 

NEW!!  from Cotton Inc., Cotton Cultivated, a new web-based tool for cotton industry information

from The Cotton Board: FOCUS ON COTTON webacasts

Southeast Farm Press

Agricultural Marketing Resource Center

Georgia Cotton News

DTN Free Resources

Georgia Cotton Commission

AgriCharts

Cotton Farming

AgFax

 

 

   

 

 

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National Newswire

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Local Weather
Weather radar map

Blakely, Georgia (39823)

Current Conditions: Partly Cloudy
Temperature: 75°F Dew point: 67°F
Humidity: 76% Pressure: 30.21 in. Hg
Wind: 9 mph From: South

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Georgia USDA Newswire

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Commentary
Hogs Fall Triple Digits at Months End -

Lean hog futures were weaker in the afternoon, and closed near the lows on the day. The triple digit losses for April through June limited the front

Cotton Heads for March on Weakness -

The last Friday of February left front month cotton futures 42 to 86 points weaker. Closing the month at 87.82 for March and 88.83 for May, that was

Soy Extended Losses on Friday -

Soybean futures firmed up after double digit losses at midday, closing the Friday session down 3 1/4 to 9 cents. May soybean futures ended the week

Wheat Stayed Weak for Close -

Despite afternoon rallies for corn and beans, wheat futures closed near the lows. For SRW the 13 1/4 to 16 3/4 cent losses left the board at $6.55

Corn Fades at Month End -

Afternoon position squaring pulled the corn complex off the lows at the close for month end. Front month futures were still mostly weaker on the day

Feb Cattle Collapse at Expiration -

Cash convergence caused a $3.90 drop to $113.10 for Feb finished cattle futures to expire. CME reported another 10 deliveries scheduled for February

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