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Arizona cotton acreage slides 75 percent in last 22 years

In the western cotton industry, the folks who perhaps have the best estimate on planted acreage are those who tabulate grower field data information...

[Plexus Cotton] Weekly cotton market report: July 02nd 2015

NY futures continued to advance this week, with December rallying 201 points to close at 67.39 cents. The December contract made a strong technical move...

Bombay HC rejects seed traders plea against slashing of BT cotton...

NAGPUR: In a major victory for Maharashtra government, the Bombay High Court upheld its decision to reduce price of BT cotton seed bag by...

Govt to give 50% subsidy on pesticides for cotton growers

Muktsar, June 17 To boost the cotton production, both state and central governments have decided to give 50 per cent subsidy on pesticides to cotton...

Pakistan’s Cotton market: thin trade as ginners raise asking prices

Insipid business was seen on the cotton market on Monday as most of the ginners again raised asking prices as they have very little...

Cotton ‘singled out’ in Brazil case, farm bill, NCC chairman says

When the marketing loan was included in the Food Security Act of 1985 (the 1985 farm bill) it only applied to cotton. None of...

Cotton growers could receive 72 cents to 73 cents for cotton...

O.A. Cleveland admits he is gaining a reputation of being pollyannish when it comes to cotton markets and cotton prices. “I’m often accused of being...

China’s cotton pricing structure leading to more polyester use

China’s huge cotton reserves continue to hang over the world fiber market like the sword of Damocles, threatening to strike down any trader who...

US farmers ditch cotton, in favour of soybeans and sorghum

US farmers are to cut cotton plantings below 10m acres for the first time in six years, deterred by low prices – switching area...

NCC survey indicates growers could plant 9.4 million acres of cotton...

How low will it go? The question of where cotton acres will wind up seems to have been at the forefront of most farmer conversations...

India: Cotton output estimates stand at 407 lakh bales

COIMBATORE, JANUARY 13:   Indian Cotton Federation (formerly South India Cotton Association) has maintained the cotton crop at its earlier estimate of 406 lakh bales for...

Firmness prevails on cotton market

Though the domestic mills were making some enquiries for cotton and even purchased some quantities, the tone of the market was barely steady. In...

[Plexus Cotton] Cotton market report (Sept. 20, 2014)

New York futures came under renewed pressure this week, as December dropped 304 points to close at 65.05 cents.   The market was unable to hold...

Market Spotlight: Cotton

Cotton is a natural vegetable fiber that comes from small trees and shrubs of a genus belonging to the mallow family, one of which...

USDA-Cotton and Wool Outlook: updated on April 14, 2014

Global Cotton Stocks Continue To Rise in 2013/14 The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) cotton projections for 2013/14 indicate that global ending stocks are...

FCC fixes 15.1015mn cotton bales production

ISLAMABAD: Federal Cotton Committee (FCC) has fixed cotton production target at 15.1015 million bales for the crop season 2014-15 to fulfill the domestic requirements...

NCC launches farm bill meetings

The struggle to pass the Agricultural Act of 2014 started many years ago and the road was marred by setbacks, deep-rooted political divisions, many...

Cotton to increase in 2014

Following a questionnaire sent to producers across the 17-state Cotton Belt, the National Cotton Council is now reporting that farmers intend to plant 8.2...

USDA-Cotton and Wool Outlook Report: December 2013

Global Cotton Stocks Continue To Rise in 2013/14 The latest U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) projections for 2013/14 indicate that global cotton stocks are expected...

Pakistan: Heavy rains batter cotton crop

FAISALABAD:  Recent flash floods due to heavy rains have destroyed the cotton belts of southern Punjab and Sindh, increasing the prospects of a shortage of...