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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.

 
 
Market Snapshot
Quotes retrieved on April 30, 2017, 07:42:00 AM CDT
Local Weather

Pine Bluff, Arkansas (71601)

Current Conditions: Cloudy
Temperature: 67°F Dew point: 65°F
Humidity: 93% Pressure: 29.73 in. Hg
Wind: 9 mph From: Southwest

Forecast

Sunday

Hi: 70°
Lo: 51°
Monday

Hi: 74°
Lo: 54°
Tuesday

Hi: 80°
Lo: 60°
Wednesday

Hi: 75°
Lo: 52°
Thursday

Hi: 68°
Lo: 49°

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