U.S. Cattle Inventory Reaches a Plateau

U.S. Cattle Inventory Reaches a Plateau

Derrell S. Peel, Extension Livestock Marketing Specialist,Oklahoma State University USDA’s July Cattle Report shows that the inventory of all cattle and calves in the U.S. was unchanged year over year at 103 million head as of July 1.  The inventory of beef cows...
Cotton Marketing News: An Updated Simplistic Outlook

Cotton Marketing News: An Updated Simplistic Outlook

Don Shurley, UGA Professor Emeritus of Cotton Economics USDA’s August crop production and supply and demand estimates will be released in a couple of weeks.  This will be the first production estimates of the 2019 crop year based on actual producer survey. US Crop The...
Cotton Marketing News:  Prices Tumble as Trade Uncertainties Mount

Cotton Marketing News: Prices Tumble as Trade Uncertainties Mount

New crop December futures had solid support at 72 cents.  Having earlier reached the 77-cent area, prices had begun to decline in mid-April but the 72 cent area was expected to hold and provide a safety net for producers looking for prices to eventually rebound and...