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 updated 04/06/2022

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Farm Bill

National Cotton Council : Click here. Log in required.

Understanding the Cotton Marketing Loan and LDP/MLG

USDA-Disaster Assistance Discovery Tool

Tips for an efficient cotton harvest

Proper Harvest Moisture Levels - Round Modules

Handling Seed Cotton Exposed to Rain

Cotton Byproducts Supplement Cattle Feed

Seed Coat Fragments Explained

Delta Farm Press - Digital Issue June 2022

 Fertilizer Crisis May Push Food Prices Higher

USDA Announces June 22 Lending Rates for Producers

Cotton & Coffee Series - S3, Episode 1, Robotics and Combatting Contamination

Cotton & Coffee Series - S3, Episode 2, Cotton Incorporated Efforts in Asia

Cotton & Coffee Series - S3, Episode 3, Cotton Growers Information Hub

Cotton & Coffee Series - S3, Episode 4, Cotton Incorporated Innovations

Cotton & Coffee Series - S3, Episode 5, Focus On Sustainability

Cotton & Coffee Series - S3, Episode 6, Planting Seed Quality

 

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UGA Tifton Conference Center

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 Cotton in the Community:

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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

2022 Crop Government Premiums and Discounts

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 

Newsletter - USDA Cotton & Tobacco Program

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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Blakely, Georgia (39823)

Current Conditions: Clear
Temperature: 76°F Dew point: 74°F
Humidity: 94% Pressure: 30.15 in. Hg
Wind: 3 mph From: Northeast

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Commentary
Red Close for Tuesday Hogs -

Lean hog futures gapped lower before attempting a turnaround Tuesday. The bounce quickly faded and had the front months down by triple digits into

Turnaround Tuesday Led Wheat Higher -

At the Tuesday close the winter wheat markets were up by double digits to a pullback in spring wheat. MPLS HRS closed fractionally higher to 6 3/4

Soy Rallied on Tuesday -

Going home on Tuesday, the soybean futures market was up by another 26 1/4 to 33 1/4 cents. November beans are now up 63 1/4 cents from their low on

Gains in Corn Market -

The Tuesday session ended with new crop corn futures back up by 4 3/4 to 8 1/2 cents. Old crop July closed just 3 cents off the day’s high on a 15

Cotton Weakens on Tuesday -

After a failed attempted Turnaround Tuesday the cotton market extended the slide with another 3 to 57 point losses in new crop. December ended the

Cattle Close Tuesday in Red -

Live cattle losses were limited to 75 cents in the front months. June fats closed a nickel higher on limited OI during the delivery process. There

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