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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 March 27, 2017, 09:14:45 PM CDT
Local Weather

Pine Bluff, Arkansas (71601)

Current Conditions: Clear
Temperature: 72°F Dew point: 59°F
Humidity: 64% Pressure: 29.85 in. Hg
Wind: 4 mph From: West

Forecast

Monday

Hi: 77°
Lo: 56°
Tuesday

Hi: 75°
Lo: 59°
Wednesday

Hi: 80°
Lo: 63°
Thursday

Hi: 75°
Lo: 53°
Friday

Hi: 71°
Lo: 52°

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Commentary
Corn -

Corn futures finished fractionally lower to fractionally higher on Monday, with old crop the weakest. Corn export inspections for the week of March

Soybeans -

Soybean futures fell 4 1/4 to 5 1/2 cents on Monday with reports of rain in Argentina. Soymeal futures were $2.90 lower and soy oil was up 6 points.

Wheat -

Wheat futures lost 2 3/4 cents in MPLS, 4 cents in CHI, and 6 3/4 cents in KC on Monday. KS winter wheat conditions are 38% good/excellent through

Cattle -

Live cattle posted losses of 62.5 cent to $1.40 on Monday. Feeder cattle futures were down $1.225 to $2.625 to start the week. The CME feeder cattle

Lean Hogs -

Lean hog futures were $1.625 to $2.225 lower, with the news of countries re-opening their borders to Brazilian beef. The CME Lean Hog Index for 3/23

Cotton -

Cotton futures were down 40 to 57 points, despite a weaker US dollar. The dollar index was weaker by 414 points. Cotton planting in TX is currently

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