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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 February 21, 2017, 01:57:53 AM CST
Local Weather

Pine Bluff, Arkansas (71601)

Current Conditions: Cloudy
Temperature: 59°F Dew point: 58°F
Humidity: 96% Pressure: 29.89 in. Hg
Wind: 5 mph From: Northeast

Forecast

Tuesday

Hi: 75°
Lo: 58°
Wednesday

Hi: 75°
Lo: 58°
Thursday

Hi: 72°
Lo: 53°
Friday

Hi: 76°
Lo: 58°
Saturday

Hi: 77°
Lo: 59°

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Commentary
Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures closed the week mostly 5 cents lower. Since last Friday, March 17 Futures were down 6 1/4 cents, but hit a 7 month high on Thursday at

Cotton -

Cotton futures posted triple digit losses in the three nearby contracts. March has lost $2.34 on the week, a 3.09% loss. The dollar was 460 points

Lean Hogs -

Lean hogs finished $1 higher in the May 17 contract with April up 95 cents on Friday.   The CME Lean Hog Index for 2/15 was at $75.98, up

Cattle -

Live cattle futures ended Friday higher by triple digits in the front three months. Over the course of the week Feb 17 was $1.525 higher. Feeder

Wheat -

Wheat futures settled lower again on Friday. March 17 CHI was the weakest today, down 6 3/4 cents. It was also 1.78% lower on the week. KC was

Soybeans -

Soybean futures traded sharply lower again today, coming off yesterday’s double digits losses. On the week, soybeans lost 26 1/2 cents,

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