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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.

Market Facilitation Program-Signup begins 07/29/19

Understanding the Cotton Marketing Loan and LDP/MLG

Trade Aid:MFP Part II - Highest Rates in Southern States

UGA blog-Calculating Payments with the Seed Cotton PLC

2019-2020 Farm Program: Decisions and Fairness

President Trump Signs Disaster Aid Bill

Disaster Aid: What's Included for Agriculture

 2019 CCC Premium and Discount Table 

Thompson on Cotton: Going into Home Stretch

 Events

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


 
  • New Crop contracts available! Contact Vicky at the gin for current basis.
  • Hurricane Florence/Michael Disaster Survey from the National Cotton Council - Producers.  Please click the link to complete a survey about the damage from Hurricane Michael.  Disaster Survey
  • 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.
  • Prevent Lint Contamination - Click on the link below for information regarding lint contamination prevention from the National Cotton Council.  Click HERE.
  • LDP - Click HERE for LDP information.
  • *NEW* 2019 Market Facilitation Program Information
  • New Extraneous Matter Codes - Plastic Contamination
  • Cotton Classification:Understanding the Data

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

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

National Cotton Council

DTN Free Resources

Georgia Cotton Commission

AgriCharts

Cotton Farming

AgFax

 

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Commentary
Corn Closes Lower on Friday -

Corn futures saw 2 to 3 cent losses in the front months on Friday, with some pressure from losses in soybeans. December was still 2 cents higher for

Hogs Close Lower on Friday -

Lean Hog futures closed 32.5 cents to $1.70 lower on Friday, with Oct down 9.21% this week. Weakness came on news that the Chinese delegation will

Cotton Close Marginally Mixed on Friday -

Cotton futures closed 3 to 24 points higher on Friday, with deferred contracts lower. Dec was down 2.75% on the week. Commitment of Traders data

Wheat Mixed at Fridays Close -

Wheat futures closed Friday with winter wheat contracts 2 to 4 cents lower, as MPLS was up 2 to 4 cents. Commitment of Traders data showed spec

Soybeans Post Losses on Chinese Farm Visit Cancellation -

Soybeans futures posted 9 to 10 1/4 cent losses in the front months on Friday. On the week, Nov was down 1.78%. Soybean meal was down $1.10/ton,

Cattle Close Mostly Lower on Friday -

Live cattle futures were down 22.5 to 67.5 cents on Friday. October was up 1.30% from last Friday. Feeder cattle futures were higher in the front

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