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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

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

2021 Seed Cotton ARC/PLC Decision Aid

Seed Coat Fragments-Another Reason to hate 2020

2021 CCC Premiums and Discounts Table

Opportunities for Young, Beginning & Small Farmers

 

  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
Local Weather
Weather radar map

Blakely, Georgia (39823)

Current Conditions: Sunny
Temperature: 85°F Dew point: 73°F
Humidity: 68% Pressure: 30.08 in. Hg
Wind: 4 mph From:

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Commentary
Hog Complex Mostly Higher -

Lean hog futures were mixed going into the weekend. The nearbys were 5 to 90 cents stronger at the close, while deferred contracts fell 17 to 25

Cattle Close Black Heading into Weekend -

Pre report positioning left futures 42 to 70 cents in the black for the weekend. USDA has confirmed cash trade has been moderate through Thursday

Friday Cotton Found Strength -

After giving back most of Thursday’s gains, front month cotton prices were mixed to mostly weaker at the close. Going into the weekend, prices

Friday Wheat Drops into Close -

Wheat futures ended the session in the red. CBT SRW futures were 4 1/4 to 8 1/4 cents in the red. KC HRW futures closed the session 4 1/2 cents in

Corn Drops Double Digits Ahead of the Weekend -

Going into the weekend, front month corn futures were 10 1/4 to 18 1/4 cents weaker. December prices ended the week with a 22 1/2 cent loss from

Beans Close with Double Digit Losses -

Front month soybean prices ended the last trade day of the week with losses of 3 1/4 to 15 1/2 cents. August was the sharpest drop, but remained

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