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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

2021 Seed Cotton ARC/PLC Decision Aid

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

 

 

   

 

 

CT
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ICE Cotton

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Local Weather
Weather radar map

Blakely, Georgia (39823)

Current Conditions: Light rain
Temperature: 58°F Dew point: 56°F
Humidity: 93% Pressure: 29.92 in. Hg
Wind: 6 mph From: North

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Georgia USDA Newswire

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Commentary
Triple Digit Losses for Cotton -

Cotton futures pulled back on Friday, with triple digit losses for old crop. Despite the 131 point drop for May on Friday, the contract was still

Corn Heads for Weekend in Red -

Corn futures closed the last trading day of the week with losses. May futures ended the Friday session 4 1/2 cents in the red, which limited the

Soybeans Gain Double Digits -

Old crop soybean futures were up double digits at the settle, with May closing 15 cents higher. That left May beans 30 1/4 cents higher on the week.

Hogs Drop Another Triple Digits on Friday -

Lean hog futures bounced back from midday lows but still closed the last trade day of the week with triple digit losses. June hogs were down the

Cattle Complex Closes Lower -

Front month fat cattle futures ended the last trade day of the week 45 to 87 cents in the red. April fats pulled back $2.57 from Friday to Friday,

Friday Firmness for Wheat -

The wheat futures complex was firmly mixed at the close on Friday, with March HRW the largest mover. Front month KC wheat futures closed in the

Full commentary...


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