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Farm Bill

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COVID-19 aid signup begins May 26th

CFAP Direct Payments Webinar Recording

Corona Virus relief funds available to cottton growers

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:MFP Part II - Highest Rates in Southern States

Trade Aid:2nd Round of 2019 Payments Approved

USDA Issues 3rd Round of MFP Payments

USDA-Disaster Assistance Discovery Tool

2019 CCC Premium and Discount Table 



UGA Tifton Conference Center

Georgia Grown

DTN/Progressive Farmer


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Southeast Farm Press

Agricultural Marketing Resource Center

Georgia Cotton News

DTN Free Resources

Georgia Cotton Commission


Cotton Farming




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Local Weather
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Blakely, Georgia (39823)

Current Conditions: Cloudy
Temperature: 80°F Dew point: 74°F
Humidity: 82% Pressure: 30.05 in. Hg
Wind: 7 mph From: Northwest

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Wheat Markets Up 2 to 3 Cents Per Bushel -

Overnight wheat trading has nudged wheat futures 2 to 3 cents higher. Wheat also closed higher on Tuesday. Chicago SRW futures made fractional to 2

Soybean Market Extends Tuesday Weakness -

Beans followed the Turnaround Tuesday trading with losses of 1 to 4 cents this morning. Beans ended yesterday 1 3/4 to 3 3/4 cents lower. Soymeal

Cattle Futures Retain Premium to Cash -

After a narrow range of trading, front month live cattle futures closed 2 to 52 cents lower. October fats ended Tuesday with a 25 cent gain. Feeder

Lean Hogs See Selling Pressure on Hams -

Lean hog futures were 35 to 82 cents in the red at the closing bell on Tuesday. OI in July was at 17,752 contracts on Monday ahead of next week’s

Cotton Trading Both Sides of UNCH -

Cotton is anywhere from 7 points lower to 1 point higher this morning. That is about the same as saying hovering near UNCH. On Tuesday, cotton

Ag Market Commentary -

After the Turnaround Tuesday trading session, corn futures are 2 to 3 cents lower again this morning. Yesterday’s prices closed 1 1/2 to 4 1/4

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