Cotton http://southwestfarmpress.com/taxonomy/term/6051/more en COTTON SPIN Hedge funds, revisited http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-spin-hedge-funds-revisited <div class="node-body article-body">Since early May cotton futures prices have declined over 20 cents.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-spin-hedge-funds-revisited" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-spin-hedge-funds-revisited#comments Cotton Cotton Thu, 02 Oct 2014 00:13:00 +0000 88601 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Cotton Research and Promotion Program Hall Of Fame announced http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-research-and-promotion-program-hall-fame-announced <div class="node-body article-body">A Cotton Research and Promotion Program Hall of Fame will recognize U.S. cotton industry leaders who have made significant contributions to the Program or to the cotton industry in general. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-research-and-promotion-program-hall-fame-announced" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-research-and-promotion-program-hall-fame-announced#comments Cotton Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20:25:00 +0000 88481 at http://southwestfarmpress.com New of agribusiness: Heavy rains do not deter Deltapine field day participation http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/new-agribusiness-heavy-rains-do-not-deter-deltapine-field-day-participation <div class="node-body article-body">“Weed management has been the No. 1 topic in cotton this year,” said Dallan Maas, Monsanto area business manager</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/new-agribusiness-heavy-rains-do-not-deter-deltapine-field-day-participation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/new-agribusiness-heavy-rains-do-not-deter-deltapine-field-day-participation#comments Cotton Cotton Wed, 24 Sep 2014 16:39:00 +0000 88401 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>ELK CITY, Okla., cotton farmer Dannny Davis listens to&nbsp; Deltapine field day presentations inside a farm shed while rain drizzles outside near Lorenzo, Texas.</p> Rain slows High Plains cotton progress http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/rain-slows-high-plains-cotton-progress <div class="node-body article-body"> Rains, even as late as they are and as much as cotton needs sunny weather to mature the crop, will recharge a soil profile sorely in need of a moisture fix.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/rain-slows-high-plains-cotton-progress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/rain-slows-high-plains-cotton-progress#comments Cotton Cotton Tue, 23 Sep 2014 14:47:00 +0000 88351 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>COTTON GETS another soaking as September brings another storm system to the Texas High Plains.</p> COTTON SPIN:Remaining production and quality questions http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-spinremaining-production-and-quality-questions <div class="node-body article-body">Of the possible surprises left this season, one would have to be whether Texas abandonment gets ratcheted up. Why might that happen? </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-spinremaining-production-and-quality-questions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-spinremaining-production-and-quality-questions#comments Cotton Cotton Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:22:00 +0000 88321 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>September rain may hurt late cotton in Texas High Plains.</p> OSU sets field days, farm tours http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/osu-sets-field-days-farm-tours <div class="node-body article-body">Opportunities available for farmers and industry representatives to observe research and Extension demonstrations over the next few weeks.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/osu-sets-field-days-farm-tours" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/osu-sets-field-days-farm-tours#comments Cotton Cotton Peanuts Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:27:00 +0000 88291 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Concho Valley cotton sets field days http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/concho-valley-cotton-sets-field-days <div class="field-byline"> Steve Byrns, Texas AgriLife </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Concho Valley cotton farmers have two events to get updates on cotton issues, production.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/concho-valley-cotton-sets-field-days" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/concho-valley-cotton-sets-field-days#comments Cotton Cotton Thu, 18 Sep 2014 01:18:00 +0000 88281 at http://southwestfarmpress.com Efficient cotton irrigation demands systems approach http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/efficient-cotton-irrigation-demands-systems-approach <div class="node-body article-body">In recent years, growers, even with irrigation, have had a tough time providing enough water to meet a cotton plant's peak demand.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/efficient-cotton-irrigation-demands-systems-approach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/efficient-cotton-irrigation-demands-systems-approach#comments Cotton Cotton Irrigation Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:09:00 +0000 88161 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>AL SUTHERLAND, Oklahoma Mesonet, left, and Randy Boman, research director and Extension cotton program leader at the Oklahoma State University Research Center in Altus, discuss the importance of evaluating evapotranspiration to determine crop water needs.</p> West Texas, Oklahoma will make dryland cotton this year http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/west-texas-oklahoma-will-make-dryland-cotton-year <div class="node-body article-body">Farmers in West Texas and Western Oklahoma will make some non-irrigated cotton this year, a better outcome than many achieved in the last few seasons.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/west-texas-oklahoma-will-make-dryland-cotton-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/west-texas-oklahoma-will-make-dryland-cotton-year#comments Cotton Drought Cotton Tue, 09 Sep 2014 22:04:00 +0000 88141 at http://southwestfarmpress.com <p>Though rains came too late for many dryland fields in the Texas High Plains for them to reach full yield potential, there are still many reasons to remain optimistic for a good crop, according to a Texas A&amp;M University AgriLife Extension Service agronomist.</p> (Texas AgriLife Communications photo) COTTON SPIN: Carl Anderson the analyst http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-spin-carl-anderson-analyst <div class="node-body article-body">Carl Anderson was a traditional economist trained to think about the world in terms of supply and demand. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-spin-carl-anderson-analyst" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://southwestfarmpress.com/cotton/cotton-spin-carl-anderson-analyst#comments Cotton Cotton Mon, 08 Sep 2014 22:34:00 +0000 88111 at http://southwestfarmpress.com