USDA Releases “Cotton And Wool Outlook: May 2019” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The May 2019 Cotton and Wool Outlook report presents and discusses USDA's initial 2019/20 U.S....

USDA GPS Guidance Used On About Half Of Planted Acres For Major Crops

Guidance systems use global positioning system (GPS) coordinates to automatically steer farm equipment like combines, tractors, and self-propelled sprayers. This helps reduce operator fatigue and...

USDA Releases “Cotton And Wool Outlook: April 2019” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The April 2019 Cotton and Wool Tables present USDA's latest 2018/19 U.S. and world cotton...

Bayer: AT-Plant Nematode Control Increases Cotton Yield Potential

Source: Bayer news release University trials across the South show that cotton growers who are battling nematodes can increase their yield and profit with an...

Farm Futures Releases Its Planting Survey Results, Corn Acreage Less Than USDA’s Projection

After planting more soybeans than corn in 2018 for the first time in 35 years, farmers want to return to more normal rotations this...

USDA Releases “Cotton And Wool Outlook” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The March 2019 Cotton and Wool Outlook report presents and discusses USDA's latest 2018/19 U.S....

India Reduces Royalties Seed Companies Must Pay Bayer For GE Cotton

ndia has cut the royalties that local seed companies pay to Bayer AG's Monsanto unit for the third time in four years. Prime Minister Narendra...

Farm Press Announces 2019 High Cotton Award Winners

The 2019 Farm Press/Cotton Board High Cotton Award winners farm in distinctly different regions, encounter widely varying climates and produce under a range of...

USDA: Herbicide-Tolerant Seed Use Increased Quickly, Has Plateaued Recently

A genetically engineered (GE) plant has had DNA inserted into its genome using laboratory techniques. The first GE herbicide-tolerant (HT) crops, which can survive applications...

U.S. Exports Significant Share Of Cotton And Almond Output, Other Products

Exports are important for U.S. agricultural producers, as they make up a sizeable share of the market for many commodities. In the case of cotton...