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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 January 22, 2017, 01:53:56 AM CST
Local Weather

Pine Bluff, Arkansas (71601)

Current Conditions: Cloudy
Temperature: 56°F Dew point: 54°F
Humidity: 93% Pressure: 29.44 in. Hg
Wind: 6 mph From: West

Forecast

Sunday

Hi: 61°
Lo: 39°
Monday

Hi: 55°
Lo: 39°
Tuesday

Hi: 66°
Lo: 48°
Wednesday

Hi: 61°
Lo: 36°
Thursday

Hi: 50°
Lo: 33°

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Commentary
Soybeans -

Soybean futures were down 2 3/4 cents in the March contract on Friday, but 21 1/4 cents higher compared to a week ago. Soy meal was $14.80 higher

Wheat -

Wheat futures finished mixed, with both CBT and KC futures higher, while MPLS March wheat contracts were 8 cents lower. Both KC and MPLS fell 6 and

Cattle -

Live cattle closed 47.5 to 90 cents lower on Friday, while feeder cattle futures were 62.5 cents to $1.15 higher. Live cattle prices rose $1.725 on

Lean Hogs -

Lean hogs were 12.5 to 50 cents lower on Friday, losing 30 cents on the week in the Feb17 contract. The CME lean hog index for 1/18 was another 68

Cotton -

Cotton futures ended the week mostly 35 to 44 points higher. Prices were higher than last Friday by 77 points. The USD was down 410 points on

Ag Market Commentary -

Corn futures settled mostly 3 cents higher, rising 11 1/4 cents on the week. Weekly US export data this morning showed sales of 1,379,917 MT, within

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