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USDA-Weekly Cotton Market Review: July 29, 2016

Spot cotton quotations were virtually unchanged from the  previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing  Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the...

Plains Cotton Cooperative Association (PCCA) Weekly Cotton Market Report: July 29,...

RUMORS AND WEATHER CAPTURE MARKET’S ATTENTION Rumors from China and weather concerns in Texas and parts of India were the topics of conversation this week...

USDA-Weekly Cotton Market Review: July 22, 2016

Spot cotton quotations averaged 257 points higher than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for...

Centre’s expert team visits whitefly-hit cotton fields

Bathinda: Concerned over the whitefly crossing the 'economic threshold level' (ETL) in some areas of Fazilka, a team of the Central Integrated Pest Management...

USDA-Weekly Cotton Market Review: June 10, 2016

Spot cotton quotations were 169 points higher than the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for...

Cotton steady amid slow trading

KARACHI: Cotton prices remained under pressure on Thursday amid slow trading, with reports suggesting that lower yarn prices influenced the market. Barring a few spinners...

As drought shrivels crop, Pakistan cotton industry faces $4 bln bill

ISLAMABAD (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Pakistan is spending $4 billion a year on cotton imports to support its ailing textile industry, after erratic rainfall...

Govt. has to look into Bt cotton crop failure in Raichur:...

The team of independent researchers said around 80 per cent of the Bt cotton crop was destroyed due to pink bollworm attack. Following media reports...

What’s the Verdict on Forced Labor in Uzbekistan’s Cotton Harvest?

While the use of child labor has seemingly dropped in Uzbekistan–the result of heavy international pressure and a coordinated boycott by Western brands–forced adult...

Farmers struggling to make profit as price of cotton drops

ROBERTSDALE, Ala. (AP) — The days of high cotton are over. In fact, for farmers across the southeast, these are the days of low cotton. The...

Cotton prices rise on renewed buying interest

KARACHI: Cotton prices slightly moved higher on Thursday on renewed buying interest from some spinners. The fear of short crop coupled with concern over...

Virginia Cotton Crop Hit Hard by Rains

Heavy rains in late September and early October took their toll on Virginia's cotton crop. The National Agricultural Statistics Service has estimated that 7 percent...

Heavy rains in Sept., Oct. took toll on cotton crop

Heavy rains in late September and early October took their toll on Virginia’s cotton crop. The National Agricultural Statistics Service has estimated that 7 percent...

For Shawn Holladay: A new harvester, bad budget resistant weeds, and...

Lamesa, Texas, cotton farmer Shawn Holladay checks harvest progress on one of his dryland fields, most of which he describes as “weak.” ...

AP’s cotton fields turn deathbeds

GUNTUR: Jinkala Satyanarayana of Pedapalem village under Atchampet mandal took four acres on lease and sowed cotton in 75 per cent of the plot....

Rain causes difficulties for cotton farmers during harvest

ABILENE, Texas - While the late October rains helped alleviate the drought in the Big Country, they had an effect on farmers in the biggest...

Uzbekistan: Cotton Harvest Monitors Face Intimidation

Kimberly Vardeman / WikicommonsDoctors, teachers and even pop stars are among the hundreds of thousands of citizens believed to have been forced into the...

Bacterial blight found in Texas cotton fields

Bacterial blight has been observed in the High Plains area of Texas following moderate temperatures and wet conditions seen from May to July, including...

Uzbek Cotton Elites Require Firm Dialogue from U.S. Business

On October 19, a range of US companies, likely to include General Motors, Coca-Cola, General Electric, and Lockheed Martin, will talk with Uzbekistan's business...

USDA – Weekly Cotton Market Review : June 12, 2015

Spot cotton quotations were virtually unchanged from the previous week, according to the USDA, Agricultural Marketing Service’s Cotton and Tobacco Program. Quotations for the...