“Without strong commodity and crop insurance policies underpinning U.S. agriculture, lenders would be reluctant to provide financing to an industry operating at the mercy of weather extremes and volatile global market prices," says Ron Craft...
Summer market rally in store for cotton?
Some changes may be fleeting, but other changes could have significant and long-lasting impact on production agriculture.
Market outlook considerations for the week beginning May 7, 2018
This money will go to fund 21 research projects that will be conducted by researchers from the University of Georgia and the University of West Georgia.
Cotton blue disease is a big problem in Brazil, and it seems to have come to the U.S. by a hurricane, like soybean rust did with Hurricane Katrina.
Kansas is taking its place among traditional cotton states.