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COTTON SHIPPING/WAREHOUSE: Drivers: please follow instructions on red signage in driveway. Call 229-723-6600 to check-in for load pick-up.

 updated 04/06/2022

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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

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

2021 CCC Premiums and Discounts Table

Delta Farm Press - Digital Issue - April 2022

Farmer Evacuates Ukranian Orphans 

 Fertilizer Crisis May Push Food Prices Higher

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

 

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UGA Tifton Conference Center

Georgia Grown

DTN/Progressive Farmer


 Cotton in the Community:

Photo Gallery

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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

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: Sunny
Temperature: 82°F Dew point: 63°F
Humidity: 53% Pressure: 29.91 in. Hg
Wind: 11 mph From: Southwest

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Commentary
Corn Mixed to Close Out Thursday -

Corn futures settled the Thursday session mixed, with July up 1 ¾ and other contracts out to July ’23 down 2 ¾ to 4 ¾ cents. Deferred contracts

Soybeans Post Rally on Thursday -

Beans rallied from overnight weakness on Thursday with gains of 13 to 27 ¾ cents at the close. Meal was a large supporting factor, up $11.30/ton in

Hogs Mixed at the Closing Bell -

Lean hogs were down 27 cents to $1.72 in the front months on Thursday, with deferred contracts up 7 to 35 cents. The National Average Base Hog price

Cotton Mixed on Thursday -

Cotton futures were mixed at the close, with July 323 points. New crop Dec was down 96 points. Outside markets were supportive, with crude up $2.06

Wheat Post Another Round of Losses -

Wheat futures collapsed again on Thursday with all three markets sharply lower . The winter wheats led the way to the down side, 22 to 30 ¼ cents

Cattle Mixed on Thursday -

Live cattle were up 2 to 32 cents in the nearby contracts n Thursday, with other contracts down 25 to 57 cents. Cash trade has seen a little action

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