Planters Cotton Oil Mill, Inc. Announcements

 

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We are a cooperative cottonseed oil mill owned and operated by our member gins with our corporate office located in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.

2901 Planters Drive
Pine Bluff, Arkansas
71601

Phone 1-800-264-7070 

Main 1-870-534-3631

Fax 1-870-534-1421

 

 

Announcements:

 

Healthy living advocate Food Babe recently posted THIS negative and inaccurate characterization of cottonseed oil and cotton. Cotton Incorporated responded with a lengthy POST that respectfully pointed out the numerous factual errors in the piece, including citations. Please take time to read.


              

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Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on August 28, 2016, 02:04:11 AM CDT
Local Weather

Pine Bluff, Arkansas (71601)

Current Conditions: Clear
Temperature: 76°F Dew point: 73°F
Humidity: 91% Pressure: 30.03 in. Hg
Wind: 3 mph From: East

Forecast

Sunday

Hi: 92°
Lo: 74°
Monday

Hi: 92°
Lo: 74°
Tuesday

Hi: 92°
Lo: 74°
Wednesday

Hi: 91°
Lo: 73°
Thursday

Hi: 90°
Lo: 71°

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Commentary
Cotton -

Cotton futures ended Friday trade mixed, but within 5 points of unchanged with December down one point on the session, and unchanged for the week,

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures were sharply higher on Friday with the October contract up $2.625 on the session, but posting a weekly loss of 60 cents or almost

Cattle -

Live cattle futures were down more than two dollars in the front two contracts on Friday and August futures lost $3.20 for the week.  Feeders

Wheat -

Wheat futures were sharply lower on Friday.  The front month contract for SRW lost 43.5 cents this week, and Sept HRW futures were down

Soybeans -

Soybean futures finished the session with losses of 6 to 8 3/4 cents. September futures lost 36 1/4 cents or 3.66% on the week.  Prices found

Corn -

Corn futures settled mostly 7 to 7 1/2 cents lower on Friday with Dec16 down 7 cents on the day, and losing 18 3/4 cents on the week.  The PFA

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