NEWS
DTN Closing Cotton Commentary
Duane Howell DTN Contributing Cotton Analyst
Fri Jul 18, 2014 03:09 PM CDT

Cotton futures ticked on both sides of unchanged within the tight trading band of the previous session in benchmark December and eked out a small closing gain Friday.

December edged up nine points to close at 67.74 cents, in the upper half of its 70-point range from down 37 points at 67.28 to up 33 points at 67.98 cents. It traded the entire week mostly within last Friday's range.

Spot October closed up 18 points to 68.63 cents and March settled up 16 points to 68.39 cents. For the week, the market dipped 11 points in October, 38 points in ...

Quick View
  • Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy Can you trim inputs while growing soybeans in 2015? Here's a look at what you can and can't cut.
  • Fescue Workaround Fescue can be a challenge, but Butch Foster said he and his dad, Bob, put 200 to 250 pounds on ca...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers pose tax questions on how to justify repairs, handle capital gains on a residence and com...
  • Senior Partners - 1 Think how rural communities could rejuvenate if farmland rents stayed local rather than flowing t...
  • Sample With Precision Dan Davidson looks at how to measure the horsepower of your soil with the Solvita soil respiratio...
  • USDA Defines Actively Engaged Under the 2014 farm bill, family operations are exempted from proposed changes in actively engage...
  • New Paths Max payments forecast in areas of hardest-hit 2014 corn yields.
  • She's Got It All Alicia Mielke is a farm girl originally from Harrington, Wash., who continues to lend a hand to h...
  • Ask the Vet Would a bull with an undescended testicle or one that was a hard pull at birth be worthy of breed...
Related News Stories
China Sets Cotton Import Quota