NEWS
DTN Closing Cotton Commentary
Duane Howell DTN Contributing Cotton Analyst
Mon Mar 31, 2014 02:55 PM CDT

Cotton futures settled with slight losses in old-crop deliveries and eked out small gains in new-crop contracts Monday.

Spot May reversed off a three-session high to close at 93.52 cents, in the lower half of its 229-point range from up 106 points at 94.80 to down 123 points at 92.51 cents. It finished up 638 points or 7.3% for the month and up 912 points or 10.5% for the year.

July settled down six ticks at 93.55 cents, a few points below the midpoint of its 2l3-point range, while December edged up seven points to finish at 80 cents, eight ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabi...
  • Strong Immunity Wins Two weeks after calving, cows lose body condition. But if she is short on nutrients, too, that dr...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Klinefelter: By the Numbers Farm lenders should halt their petty rivalry and focus on agriculture's best interest: Our nation...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • GOP Picks Conaway as House Ag Chairman The House Republican Steering Committee on Tuesday selected Rep. Michael Conaway, R-Texas, as the...
  • Head Start A Pennsylvania teen has two years of a farm-to-fork business under his belt and is looking to exp...
  • Woodbury: Farm Family Business One of the world's wealthiest families measures success not in dollars but in authenticity.
  • Ask the Vet A warning about bull breeding soundness.
Related News Stories
(none currently available)